Join Doug Munroe for his second hike to the Nature Conservancy's Bluff Mountain Nature Preserve in Ashe County, NC. The Bluff Mt. hike is a two mile loop of moderate difficulty through some of the Southern Appalachian's rarest ecologies, including a fen and a mesic glade. Be prepared for some steep ascent and decent. Hikers will meet at the Preserve's gate on Edwards Rd. at 1:30pm for an approximate hike of four hours.
Doug Monroe is a self taught naturalist and a long time volunteer at the preserve. The hike is free and first come first serve. Sign-up is required. For more information and reservations, contact Doug at 336-385-6507. Spaces on this hike are extremely limited.
His final hike on same property will be held Oct. 11 to enjoy the vibrant fall colors.
For more information on Bluff Mountain visit: Bluff Mountain Preserve