SAPPHIRE, NC – Friends of Panthertown will host a presentation by Jennifer Pharr Davis, long distance hiker, author, speaker, and 2011 National Geographic Adventurer of
Panthertown Valley EXPO & Picnic Friends of Panthertown to Celebrate National Trails Day On National Trails Day, Saturday, June 2, local non-profit Friends of Panthertown
Panthertown Valley to be renamed Beartown Valley; Entry fee to be charged. April 1, 2018 (Happy April Fool’s Day) Cashiers, NC – Panthertown Valley is designated by
Due to an increase in close and serious bear encounters in Panthertown, where campers have had to leave campsites and hikers have retreated from a local trail, the U. S. Forest Service is strongly recommending that back country campers use bear resistant containers for all food and scented items.
Bear-Proof Canisters Strongly Recommended on Nantahala Ranger District August 23, 2017 – Due to an increase in close and serious bear encounters in Panthertown and
Update: A video of this presentation has been provided courtesy of Canary Coalition. Upcoming Event: Saturday, Sept. 2 – Panthertown Guided Hike & Trail Cleanup