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Lifelong Hike: Green Swamp

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
  • 7:00am - 7:00pm

Venus fly-traps, pitcher plants and colorful orchids dot the grassy landscape under the dappled shade of Longleaf Pines in this Nature Conservancy Preserve. Get a sense of what the original expanses of Longleaf Pine forests in the Southeast looked like to early settlers in one of the best examples of a Longleaf Pine Savannah remaining in North Carolina.

Registration information: Registration Form and Instructions
Registration deadline is two weeks prior to trip start date. Trips failing to reach the minimum registration numbers by the deadline date may be canceled. Please call to check on trip status if interested in registering after the deadline.

For more information contact Jerry Reynolds at 919.707.9884.


  • Fee: $10 per participant ($8 for Friends of the Museum)
  • Requirements: Minimum age 18
  • Cancellation Notice: Refunds only issued if the Museum cancels the program.
  • Trip Leader: Jerry Reynolds, Museum Educator
  • Activity Level: Easy to moderate
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September 13, 2017
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
$10 per participant ($8 for Friends of the Museum)


In the Field

Green Swamp


Missy Chernick