Programs & Events

Picture Creek Lifelong Hike

Program Number: 
008
Program Type: 
Workshop or Trip
Date: 
Jun. 4, 2014 | Wednesday, 7:30am
Multiple Times: 
Wednesday, June 4; 7:30am - 3:30pm
Requirements: 
Minimum age 18.
Location: In the Field - Picture Creek
Fee: 
$5 ($3 for Friends of Museum)

We will hike through the world’s largest population of the federally endangered smooth coneflower in peak bloom during this visit to the Picture Creek nature preserve.  This power line corridor through a unique diabase geologic area gives us a good sense of what the piedmont prairies were like in earlier times.

Activity Level: Easy to Moderate
Leader(s): Jesse Perry & Jerry Reynolds, Museum educators
Registration information: Registration required. Fill out online, print and mail the Museum’s Registration Form and Health Form with payment. 

For more information contact Debbie Huston at 919.707.9840 or debbie.huston@naturalsciences.org.