Autumn 2020 Volunteers

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2021 Panthertown Valley Guided Hikes

Join us on the trails in Panthertown

Join us for a guided hike into Panthertown Valley with Friends of Panthertown.
Group size is limited. Individuals who have donated receive priority to sign-up.
Contact us for all the details.

Saturday, April 10Rescheduled (TBA) Due to Expected Thunderstorms
Hike in Panthertown Valley
(Leader: Mike English)

Saturday, April 10Rescheduled (TBA) Due to Expected Thunderstorms
Panthertown Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, May 8 –
Hike to Elbow Falls and Red Butt Falls
(Leaders: Mike and Sue Kettles)

Saturday, June 12
Hike to Blackrock Overlook and Granny Burrell Falls
(Leader: Virginia Guilfoile)

More dates to be added. Keep checking back.

2021 Panthertown Valley Trail Work Days

Volunteer with Friends of Panthertown

We host public trail work days from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. with plenty of time left in the remaining afternoon to continue exploring the valley. Contact us with any questions.

Volunteer with us on the trails in Panthertown Valley this season.

Click here for more info about volunteering in Panthertown!

Upcoming Public Trail Work Days in Panthertown

Leave No Trace Hot Spot – Save The Dates

Trainings & Projects (Aug 30 – Sep 3)

Monday, August 30
Tuesday, August 31
Wednesday, September 1
Thursday, September 2

Friday, September 3

More info coming soon.

Volunteers Welcome

Would you like to go hiking in Panthertown and learn about the conservation work that we do to keep the trails maintained and the valley protected? You’ll get a guided tour of part of the valley and meet others who also love Panthertown. It’s a fun way to give back to this special place. Contact us with any questions you have, or to sign-up for a work day.

Everyone is welcome! No previous trail work experience is necessary, just a desire to help out on the trails. We usually hike around five miles round-trip on easy to moderate trails while doing trail corridor clearing, pruning, and some tread and drain work.

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.

Panthertown Volunteers (August 2020)

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Friends of Panthertown

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

“Protecting and maintaining Panthertown Valley”