Events & Outings
Saturday, September 24, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Twelve Hawks-Hasty Tract
Murray Loop Road
Whitakers, NC 27891
Join us for a leisurely hike along Fishing Creek in northern Nash County. This event is the first opportunity for the public to see this 40-acre property, which was acquired by Tar River Land Conservancy in April 2016! The hike will be led by Nash County Forest Ranger Bill Lewis with the NC Forest Service and freshwater ecologist Judy Ratcliffe of the NC Natural Heritage Program.
Saturday, October 29, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
2177 Wilton Avenue
Creedmoor, NC 27522
Join us for a guided fall hike to learn about wildlife, plants, and watershed protection on this 155-acre property located within the Creedmoor city limits. Tar River Land Conservancy purchased the property in May 2016 to protect forest and wetlands adjoining Robertson Creek and Cedar Creek. Long-term, Tar River Land Conservancy and Creedmoor envision hiking trails and greenway paths connecting this conservation property to nearby neighborhoods and shopping areas. This hike will be led by naturalists Alvin Braswell and Jan Weems and TRLC Executive Director Derek Halberg.