Outings & Events

RSVP is required for all Foothills Conservancy outings at info@foothillsconservancy.org or at 828-437-9930.

Check back for updates, details and any cancellations prior to the event.

Acres + Ales Membership Drive @ Brown Mountain Bottleworks
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm

This third annual membership drive at Brown Mountain Bottleworks, in downtown Morganton, raises money and awareness for the conservancy. Join us for live music, raffle drawings, and great Brown Mountain Bottleworks swag! Free & open to the public.

Bear Den Hike
Apr 22 @ 10:30 am

Hike near the Blue Ridge Parkway in McDowell County on our recently-completed 208-acre Bear Den property. The tract includes a prominent mountain ridge, streams, and cascades in close proximity to the parkway’s spectacular Bear Den Overlook. The hike is moderate after a short but steep descent. 2-3 hours.

Free to conservancy members. Non-members $10.

Land Trust Day + National Trails Day
Jun 3 all-day

Support your local Land Trust today! Give the gift of a greener future by donating at www.foothillsconservancy.org/donate

Foothills Conservancy has helped create or expand each of the three state parks in our eight-county region. Participate in National Trails Day activities by visiting one today:

Chimney Rock State Park
Lake James State Park
South Mountains State Park

Free and open to the public!