Get Outdoors & Discover New Heights
Mt Rogers Spring Naturalist Rally
May 11-13, 2018
Three days of exploration & discovery for all ages!
Bring your family and celebrate Mother's Day in the most beautiful place on Earth. There is something for the entire family to enjoy with an expert speaker Friday Night, trips Saturday and Sunday, and nighttime programs at the campground. Topics include salamanders, wildflowers, geology, birding, cultural history, mammals, medicinal plants, natural history and much, much more!
To Be Announced...
Saturday AM Field Trips
Saturday PM Field Trips
Sunday Field Trips
FRIDAY NIGHT DINNER
5:30PM @ THE KONNAROCK COMMUNITY CENTER
Konnarock Community Association volunteers host the Friday Night Dinner as an annual fundraiser. For the 2nd year in a row, BRDC is excited to partner with the Independence Farmers Market www.independencefarmersmarket.org to provide high quality and locally sourced ingredients! The meal will feature a meat or vegetarian option, plenty of local veggies, home-made baguettes, and a garden salad to die for. Home-made desserts will finish off the meal.
Dinner is by pre-paid reservation ONLY. There will be no dinners sold at the door. Registration is due by May 1st. Please join us for this great meal, catchup with old friends, and proudly support our local farmers and the Konnarock Community Association with this opportunity to eat a locally sourced home-cooked meal.
7:00AM @ THE KONNAROCK COMMUNITY CENTER
Coffee, pastry, farm-fresh egg burritos available for purchase.
11:30AM @ THE KONNAROCK COMMUNITY CENTER
Hotdog lunch, veggie burritos, snacks & drinks available for purchase or bring your own.
Saturday Night Dinner / Sunday Breakfast & Lunch
On your own
Please CONSIDER SUPPORTING THE RALLY
The Mount Rogers Naturalist Rally is a grand tradition that dates back to 1974. Over the years it has gone through many changes but the root goal has stayed the same: to connect our community to one of the most spectacular landscapes on Earth. If you would like to see this tradition continue for the next generation please consider making a donation to support the Rally.