Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Friends of Panthertown Calendar of Events

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  • Thursday, May 18Waterfall Hike with Mainspring Conservation Trust (10am)
  • Monday, May 22 – Salt Rock Brush Cleanup (9:30am at Salt Rock trailhead)
  • Friday, May 26Trail Work & Wildflower Hike w/ Lake Toxaway Co. (9:30am)
  • Saturday, June 3National Trails Day Celebration at Salt Rock (10am-3pm)
  • Saturday, June 24 – Trail Work & Hike (9:00am to 1:30pm)
  • Tuesday, July 18 – Membership Event at Cashiers Public Library (5:30-7:30pm)
  • Tuesday, August 1 – Trail Work & Hike (9:30am to 2:00pm)

Friends of Panthertown Trail Work DaysVolunteer Opportunities

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The trails in Panthertown always need a little maintaining to keep them clear for visitors to the Valley. We sure could use your help because there’s lots to do! So grab your work gloves, lace up your hiking boots and join us at one of the public Friends of Panthertown Trail Work Days.

Friends of Panthertown Volunteers

Friends of Panthertown Volunteers

Mac’s Gap Trail Cleanup & Hike

Saturday, June 24 @ 9:00am
Weather update: Partly cloudy skies. Rain has held off in Cashiers. We are good to go!

We will by pruning Mac’s Gap trail, meeting at 9am at the Salt Rock trailhead entrance. Everyone is welcome to help, no previous experience is necessary, and tools will be provided.

For more information on volunteering or to receive updates on our forest stewardship projects, please send an e-mail to with your interests. We will give you all the details you need to join us on the trails.

If you have a group or organization that would like to work on trails as a service project or to Adopt-A-Trail, please give us a call at (828) 269-HIKE (4453) or send an e-mail, we can arrange a special day in Panthertown for your group.

Updates will be posted here, sent via e-mail for those subscribed to our updates, and on our Facebook and Twitter pages.

(Upcoming Trail Work Day: Tuesday, August 1, 2017)

Annual Membership Event

Friends MeetingOur annual membership event will be held on Tuesday, July 18 at Cashiers Public Library from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Bill Jacobs will speak about the unique geology and natural features of Panthertown Valley and the surrounding Cashiers plateau. Experts will be on hand to answer questions about Panthertown and the work we have accomplished.

Refreshments will be served.

For more info send an e-mail or call (828) 269-HIKE (4453).

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Friends of PanthertownContact Information:
Friends of Panthertown, Inc.
P.O. Box 51
Cashiers, NC 28717
Phone: 828-269-HIKE (4453)

“Protecting and maintaining Panthertown Valley”