Knight Brown Nature Preserve

Piedmont Land Conservancy is a non-profit, grassroots land trust in nine North Carolina Counties: Alamance, Caswell, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, and Yadkin.

Piedmont Land Conservancy permanently protects important lands to conserve our region's rivers and streams, natural and scenic areas, wildlife habitat, and farmland that make the Piedmont a healthy and vibrant place to live, work and visit for present and future generations.

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September 2014

PLC is Offering ~500 Acres of Mountainous Land For Sale in LowGap NC

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Saturday, November 8, 10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M
PLC 's Second Saturday Outing to Ridges Mountain

Are you interested in a late fall hike at Ridges Mountain in Randolph County? It is going to be a great day to get some fresh air and enjoy the outdoors. Mary Joan Pugh and Nell Allen from the NC Zoo are leading PLC's Second Saturday outing this month, please join us!
Hike to one of the highest peaks (840 ft) in the Uwharrie Mountains and discover four biologically significant communities including Upland Depression Swamp Forest, Basic Oak Hickory Forest, Monadnock Forest and upland pools as well as giant boulders. Learn how PLC and the NC Zoo keep this natural spot forever protected. Meet at the Tank and Tummy Service Station between US 64 and NC 49, we will carpool or shuttle to the trailhead. No pets please!

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