Field Trips and Events

Natural State Events

We love to share our love of the outdoors. The Nature Conservancy periodically offers field trips, volunteer work days and other events, and we encourage you to join us. Get out and see what your support makes possible!

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Special Events

  • Pinnacle Mountain Hike

    Pinnacle Mountain, Pulaski County
    May 23, 2014

    Join Conservancy staff along with staff from Arkansas State Parks and experience an informative hike at Pinnacle Mountain. Participants will learn about the benefits of prescribed fire as they hike the mountain and see firsthand the results of six burns in the area. ... Learn more

  • Smith Creek Hike

    Smith Creek Preserve, Newton County
    April 25, 2014

    The Conservancy’s Smith Creek Preserve, located near Boxley Valley and the Buffalo River, is at its best in the springtime. Vibrant wildflowers are abundant, and with enough water, the stream cascades over a series of waterfalls. Join photographer Harvey Willia... Learn more

  • Trap Mountain Hike and Picnic

    Simpson Preserve at Trap Mountain, Hot Spring County
    May 03, 2014

    Experience the beauty of the Ouachita Mountains and get your heart pumping on a hike led by Dr. John Simpson. Dr. Simpson and Donna Simpson of Hot Springs donated the land that established the Simpson Preserve at Trap Mountain. Dr. Simpson is intimately familiar with... Learn more

  • Prairie Ridge Preserve at Terre Noire in Arkadelphia Hike and Picnic

    Prairie Ridge Preserve at Terre Noire in Arkadelphia, Clark County
    May 09, 2014

    The Prairie Ridge Preserve is a new 368-acre preserve that is located near the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission’s Terre Noire Natural Area. This area is one of the highest quality blackland prairies remaining in the state. Hike with us through pastures of b... Learn more

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.


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