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Blue Ridge Parkway Field Trip – The Expected, The Unexpected and Cooler Temperatures!

Posted on by Jesse Freeman (Upstate)

Photo Credit: Dan Whitten

Join us on Friday, August 16, 2024, as SCNPS explores the Blue Ridge Parkway for a refreshing field trip. Dan Whitten and Rick Huffman will guide us along a scenic loop that ascends US 178 and 215 before winding down on US 276, with several stops to admire the expected and unexpected wonders of this picturesque region.

Trip Details:

  • When: Friday, August 16, 2024
  • Where: Meet the group at the gravel parking lot of Holly Springs Store at the intersection of US 178 and SC 11 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Cost: $15 per person buys your ticket to ride in one of the 15-passenger rental vans on the parkway
  • Trip Leaders: Dan Whitten and Rick Huffman

Registration: Tag-along vehicles aren’t permitted for safety reasons, so click HERE to secure your seat in one of our vans.

Cool temperatures, spectacular scenery, and an unforgettable journey await!