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The Nature Conservancy offers opportunities each year for people to see our preserves.

We have nature walks and hikes spring through fall to our Bluff Mountain Preserve. Bluff can be enjoyed either by participating in one of our scheduled hikes or arranging a private hike, find more information here. The trail is a moderate, 3-mile loop with a 300’ elevation change, traversing the diversity of natural communities that make Bluff an ecological treasure.

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Special Events

  • Fire in the Pines 2017

    Halyburton Park in Wilmington, NC
    October 14, 2017 - October 14, 2017

    Fire in the Pines is an annual outdoor festival highlighting the importance of controlled burning in protecting rare plants like the Venus flytrap. Join us for a day of environmental fun with... Fire trucks and a helicopter to tourA scavenger huntHayridesArts & c... Learn more

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