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August 6: Guided Hike in the Black Mountains

[ August 6, 2016; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]  

 

Guided Hike in the Black Mountains Inventoried Roadless Area           

WHERE:            Black Mountains Mountain Treasure Area

WHEN:               Saturday, August 6, 2016 • 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

RSVP:                  To RSVP email Michelle Ruigrok, michelle_ruigrok@tws.org

The Wilderness Society Southern Appalachian Office Hosts Guided Hike in the Black Mountains August 6

(SYLVA, NC)—On Saturday, August 6, The Wilderness Society’s Southern […]

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July 19 Wilderness Society Southern Appalachian Office Open House

[ July 19, 2016; 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm. ] On Tuesday, July 19, The Wilderness Society’s Southern Appalachian Office hosts an open house in its new office at 474 West Main Street in downtown Sylva, North Carolina. From 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. the public is invited to drop in to meet the regional staff and enjoy light refreshments. Regional Director Brent Martin will make […]

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‘Land of the Crooked Water’ art exhibit on display at Macon County Public Library December 3 through January 2014

[ December 3, 2013 6:00 pm to January 31, 2014 6:00 pm. ]

 

The Southern Appalachian Office of The Wilderness Society presents “Land of the Crooked Water,” an exhibit of works by Joshua Grant to celebrate and support the work of the Southern Appalachian Office. The series of art prints will be on display at the Macon County Public Library in Franklin beginning December 3, 2013 through January […]

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Land of The Crooked Water Art Opening

“Land of the Crooked Water” Art Exhibit & Opening Reception

[ September 13, 2013; 6:00 pm; ] The Southern Appalachian Office of The Wilderness Society presents “Land of the Crooked Water” an art exhibit featuring works by Joshua Grant that celebrate some of North Carolina’s mountain treasures and their connections to Cherokee culture on display throughout September at City Lights Cafe in Sylva, NC. Opening Reception Friday September 13, 2013, 6:00pm

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October Camporee

[ October 4, 2013 5:00 pm to October 6, 2013 7:00 pm. ] The final Camporee of 2013 will be held in the Unicoi Mountains Conservation Area. Camping is available at Rattler Ford Group Campground. There will be a Bar-B-Que supper on Saturday night, and a variety of guided hikes offered throughout the weekend.

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Macon-Jackson Green Drinks II

[ March 20, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Green Drinks II will be meeting at Lulu’s on Main on March 20, Wednesday (from 6-7:30 PM). Join us on the first day of Spring with other conservationists for an informal discussion and update of the Jackson Co. steep slope ordinances, currently being revisited by the Jackson Co. Planning Board. There will be plenty of […]

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Macon-Jackson Green Drinks

[ March 12, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] The first Jackson County Green Drinks event will be at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva on Tuesday March 12th from 6:00pm-7:00pm. Jill Gottesman from The Wilderness Society will be discussing the future of our local national forests and the public meetings now being held by the US Forest Service on the management plan revision of […]

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Hike Outing: Santeetlah Headwaters Mountain Treasure Area

[ April 20, 2013; ] Join us for a hike that will explore a little-known remnant of old-growth forest within the Santeetlah Headwaters Mountain Treasure Area that rivals Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest in its grandeur and beauty. There should be good displays of wildflowers and early arrivals of migratory birds this time of year. The hike will be very difficult, mostly off-trail, […]

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Macon-Jackson Green Drinks Event February 19

[ February 19, 2013; 5:15 pm; ] Join WNCA Ecologist Bob Gale at the Rathskellar Coffee Haus and Pub in Franklin for Green Drinks before we walk over to the USFS Trail Strategy meeting at Tartan Hall. Bob will present on the upcoming series of USFS public meetings for the Forest Management Plan revisions to the Pisgah and Nantahala National Forests. For […]

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The Fourth Annual NC’s Mountain Treasures Camporee has been announced!

[ May 3, 2013 to May 5, 2013. ] The Fourth NC’s Mountain Treasures Camporee has been announced! Join the Carolina Mountain Club Friday May 3rd through Sunday May 5th, 2013 at the Kuykendall Group Campground to explore the Balsam Mountains Conservation Area in the Pisgah National Forest. RSVP is required.  Click Here for the hike descriptions and more information.

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