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Upstate trip: Blue Ridge Parkway

August 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

SCNPS Upstate Field Trips

Event: Tour Blue Ridge Parkway

Location: Blue Ridge Parkway, Black Balsam

Date: Saturday August 31st

Leaders: Dan Pattillo, Botanist, Western North Carolina

Hike: Moderate

Costs: $25.00 per person

SCNPS will sponsor an all-day field trip to the beautiful and diverse Blue Ridge Parkway.  Participants will meet 8 am at 1309 Grove Road in Greenville. SCNPS will provide a 10-passenger van and others may carpool to the site. We plan to arrive at 10 am on the Parkway near Asheville to meet our trip leader. Final itinerary will be sent prior the event. Please dress appropriately and bring lunch and water.

Our trip will be led by a renown parkway expert Dr. Dan Pittillo. Dr. Pattillo has spent his professional carrier as professor of botany at Western Carolina University and has inspired generations through is work. We are honored to provide this wonderful opportunity to share a Parkway day with Dan. Fall comes early on the parkway, flowering perennials and grasses will attract throes of butterflies and birds.

Limit: 15 people, RSVP, Contact; Rick Huffman 864-901-7583 [email protected]

Chris Sermons 864 992 6987 [email protected]


August 31
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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