Dan Nicholas Park, is a local county park offering many outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, geocaching, fishing, and camping. Located inside Dan Nicholas Park, is Rowan Wild, a small nature center and zoo featuring native NC species. Also, stop by the Miner Moose Gem Mine to sluice for gems and get help identifying them from staff.

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BiologyBotanyEnvironmental ScienceGeologyMicrobiologyOrnithologyZoology (invertebrate and Vertebrate)