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COVID-19 Notice for Panthertown
The U.S Forest Service National Forests in NC asks members of the public to recreate responsibly by avoiding gathering in groups of more than ten people and not engaging in high-risk activities, like rock climbing, that increase the chance of injury or distress. Law enforcement and search and rescue operations may be limited due to… Read more
Hiring Trail Stewardship Coordinator
Friends of Panthertown is currently hiring a paid part-time Trail Stewardship Coordinator to coordinate and manage all volunteer activities in Panthertown Valley, with a focusContinue reading Read more
Autumn in Panthertown
The autumn 2019 edition of The Panther’s Roar newsletter is now available for download. Read news about Panthertown Valley and find out more about theContinue reading Read more
Whence These Special Places? The Geology of Cashiers, Highlands & Panthertown Valley
Whence These Special Places? The Geology of Cashiers, Highlands & Panthertown Valley Author and amateur geologist Bill Jacobs offers an enlightening FREE program about theContinue reading Read more
Defend Your Right to Be Involved In Public Land Decisions!
View our comments The Southern Environmental Law Center reports that the U.S. Forest Service is proposing sweeping policy changes that would eliminate public involvement andContinue reading Read more
U.S. Forest Service issues warning about Black Bears in Panthertown
https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/nfsnc/news-events/?cid=FSEPRD637319 Asheville, NC – June 6, 2019 – Visitors to Panthertown on the Nantahala National Forest are asked to take precautions to avoid bears after recent reportsContinue reading Read more