Welcome to Wild Mountain Bees

***We are open again and taking orders for Nucs and Packages! After the holidays, we will be moving to a new location in the heart of Weaverville, at 23 Merrimon Ave., Weaverville, NC 28787 (just down from the Pet Pantry). Stay tuned for more details!***

Wild Mountain Bee Supply offers a wide variety of quality beekeeping equipment, Southern Appalachian honey and beeswax, and many handmade products like jewelry, candles and salves made by local artisans. If you're a seasoned beekeeper or a "New Bee", our friendly and knowledgeable staff will help you along your journey. We stock the most extensive array of beekeeping supplies in the Asheville area.

Please visit our Honeybee Nucs and Packages page for ordering information, or come on into the store and talk with us!

BEGINNER BEEKEEPING ~ $45 ~ TBA 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This class will offer a whirlwind of info from hive placement to season long management. You will also receive a handout of month by month management tips specifically for our region. The lecture will be followed at a later date by a hands-on in the hive session which you will find invaluable in gaining comfort and confidence when approaching and working your colonies. Classes will be taught by one or more of our experienced staff and are a wonderful addition to any other bee schools or classes you may have opportunity to attend.

HANDS-ON IN THE HIVE SESSION (this is included with the Beginner Beekeeping Class):

TBA for 2017

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Hands on session followed by some Q & A. You will sign up for one 2 hour slot on one of the dates listed above. You can also take the hands-on portion without the lecture/person if space allows for $22