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Fall Color Weekend

Skip the Smoky Mountain crowds and experience the unadulterated Appalachian fall beauty at Fall Color Weekend. 

This event offers activities for all including daytime hikes and vistas, presentations by experts in their field, and evening activities. Come and enjoy these and other activities while experiencing some of Kentucky's most beautiful natural areas and stunning autumn foliage. Renowned naturalist and plant enthusiast Tavia Cathcart Brown, Executive Director of Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve, is sure to captivate you as guest speaker on Friday night. Slitherdogs Michael Amburgey will entertain you with an amazing collection of reptiles on Saturday.

Cost is $225 for an adult and $125 for children ages 6-12. There is no charge for children ages 5 years and under.

Visitors to Pine Mountain may stay in cottage-style housing. Linens are furnished.

Meals are served in the Laurel House dining room. The School serves vegetables grown on campus. Vegetarian meals are available upon request.

To reserve your spot click the link below, call 606-558-3571, or email

We at Pine Mountain Settlement School hope you enjoy the beauty of Eastern Kentucky and solitude during your Fall Color weekend visit.


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