Loading Events

Events for February 8, 2020

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

10:00 am

Winter Plant ID Hike

February 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gorges State Park, 976 Grassy Ridge Road
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
+ Google Map

Come join Rick Stoner on a winter hike adventure to identify common plant species during the cold winter season. Even in the winter there are many plants with leaves by which we can identify them, but we can also identify trees and plants by bark, winter twigs, and various growth characteristics. On our Winter Walk In The Woods...

Find out more »

Carolina Bay Hike

February 8 @ 10:00 am
Jones Lake State Park, 4117 N Carolina 242
Elizabethtown, NC 28337 United States
+ Google Map

Join a park ranger for a hike through the bay forest at Jones Lake State Park and "discover" why this environment is unique.  Discussion on the hike will include the flora and fauna of the forest, and why Carolina Bays are important.  Participants should meet at the Visitor Center at 10:00 am for this program....

Find out more »

Southern Syrups

February 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lake James State Park, 7321 NC Hwy 126
Nebo, NC 28761 United States
+ Google Map

Everyone knows the king of pancakes, the duke of French toast, the undisputed life-blood of Canada known as maple syrup, but how many have tasted or even imagined the other tree syrups? Birch syrup? Hickory syrup? Sycamore? Fuhgeddaboutit! Join Ranger Wade Engels as he leads a guided hike where southern syrups reign supreme. Learn the...

Find out more »
+ Export Events