Field Trips and Events

Check out these great events!

At the Conservancy we want you to get involved. Join us on a hike or attend a conference. Participate in events hosted by our partners throughout Kentucky. Want to do more hands on work? Try volunteering with us to clear a trail, monitor a preserve or eradicate an invasive species.

Special Events

  • Sally Brown Preserve Wildflower Hike

    Sally Brown Nature Preserve, Garrard County
    April 06, 2014

    Join us for a moderate 2 mile hike to view spring wildflowers, great for all ages.  RSVPs appreciated but not necessary.  For more information, please email Lisa Morris at or call at 859-259-9655 ext. 5015. Learn more

  • Earth Day 2014

    Fifth Third Bank Pavilion in downtown Lexington
    April 22, 2014

    Connect with nature! On Earth Day this year, The Nature Conservancy of Kentucky is teaming up with local food trucks and vendors to celebrate nature’s bounty and have some fun. Participating businesses will donate 10 percent of their profits towards advancing ... Learn more

  • Green River Fest

    Munfordville, KY
    June 14, 2014

    Join Kentucky Waterways Alliance and The Nature Conservancy of Kentucky for a day of fun in the sun on the Green River, while helping to "Clean the Green"!  Green River Fest will take place on June 14, 2014 at Thelma Stovall Park in Munfordville, KY.&n... Learn more

  • Spring Wildflower Hike at the Baylor O. Hickman Nature Preserve

    Mrs. Baylor O. Hickman Nature Preserve, Rockcastle County
    May 17, 2014

    Nature Conservancy staff and volunteers will lead event participants across a two-mile ridge-top access trail down to the Preserve location, then following trails along the west bank of the scenic Rockcastle River. This hike is considered to be STRENUOUS due in part ... Learn more

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Clean the Green

    American Legion Park, Greensburg, KY
    August 09, 2014

    Help us clean up the Green River.  We will provide lunch, a T shirt and free canoe rental.  You bring gloves, sunscreen and a desire to improve this beautiful river.  Reservations will be taken closer to the date of the event.  Stay tuned! Learn more

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