Piedmont Land Conservancy hosts various events, including Second Saturday outings, that are designed to connect people with nature. Outings include hikes, farm visits, paddle trips and more. Events include our annual bluegrass concert (LandJam) as well as volunteer days, workshops, partner events, and a new nature book and film club. Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. For questions or more information, email us. Check out what’s coming up and join us outside!

Paddle Trip On The Dan River
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join PLC for a paddle trip down the Dan River in Rockingham County. We’ll paddle by one of our most recent and largest conservation projects – the 1,728 acre Dan River Game Land. PLC Board Member Will Truslow will guide us from Settles Bridge for a 6-mile trip alongside this protected property.

Three Rivers Outfitters LLC will provide boats and shuttle (or bring your own) – $40/single or $50/double canoe or kayak. Participants who have their own boat (and life jacket) can pay a $5 charge for shuttling.

Specific put-in location will be sent to registered participants before the event.

Registration is required. Register by email ( or call 336-691-0088.