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Upstate Field Trip: Highlands of Roan, NC

June 8 - June 9

Two day Upstate Field trip to Highlands of Roan in NC.

Leaders:  Patrick McMillan and Rick Huffman.

Rick Huffman

SCNPS will travel to the Highlands of Roan on the NC/TN border for a two-day field trip.  At elevations up to 6,100 feet, the Roan summits with their grassy balds are unique ecosystems that inspire awe among sightseers and botanists alike.  The trip will be led by Dr. Patrick McMillan and Rick Huffman.  We will have a brief guest presentation from Jay Leutze, Vice President of Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy (SAHC), the land trust that leads conservation efforts in the landscape.

Limit:  12 people.  RVSP by contacting Rick Huffman 864-901-7583 or [email protected]

Cost:  $40.00 per person.

Lodging will be either in a cabin or tent camping at a camping platform owned by SAHC.

This is an amazing opportunity.  Put your reservation in now!


June 8
June 9
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Highlands of Roan, NC
NC United States