Category Archives: Field Trips

Thomas Cemetery & Wintergreen Falls – October 28, 2022

Between us we covered the entire loop – although some were more energetic than others! Photography by  Cindy Carpenter, Daudie & John Colson, & Penny Longhurst. Click on any picture to zoom. Plants that are non-native to North America are … Continue reading

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Ashmore Heritage Preserve – October 21, 2022

Another beautiful day and beautiful plants! Photography by Penny Longhurst & Joe Standaert (Click on any picture to zoom).

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Whiteside Mountain – October 14, 2022

Whiteside Mountain Brochure Wildflowers of Whiteside Mountain, Jackson County, North Carolina by Kevin Adams Photography by Penny Longhurst & Angela Wagner. Click on any picture to zoom and see the slide show.

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Frying Pan Gap Trail – October 7, 2022

This was our last monthly walk on the Frying Pan Gap Trail. Another perfect day – sunny, warm, blue skies, loads of Asters, & fall colors! We hiked the trail from the gate to the Pisgah Inn & returned walking … Continue reading

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Bad Creek to the Whitewater River – September 30, 2022

Information about the construction and operation of the Lake Jocassee Pumped Storage Facility can be found here. For a link to the USDA’s Field Guide to Native Oak Species of Eastern North America, click here. We got really lucky with … Continue reading

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