Calendar of Events

NC Black Bear Festival (Plymouth)

NCWF is a proud sponsor of the annual NC Black Bear Festival! Come learn and enjoy this educational, whimsical, entertaining and diverse event with food, music, booths and more! Located…

Wild on the Water 2022

Latta Plantation Nature Preserve 6211 Sample Road, Huntersville

Charlotte Wildlife Stewards invites you to join them for a morning of paddling on beautiful Mountain Island Lake!  Enjoy a leisurely, guided paddle to an active osprey nest and to…

$50

Fungus Among Us: Wild Mushroom Identification Walk

Reidsville, NC

Learn the basics of foraging wild mushrooms, including when and where to look for them, what to avoid, the mushroom life cycle, how to identify and distinguish mushrooms, some basic…

Where the Wildflowers Grow: Butterfly Walk

Pilot Mountain State Park Pinnacle, NC

Come to Pilot Mountain State Park to learn about native butterfly species with Ranger Maggie Miller. You will walk a mowed path that is part of the Rosalyn Carter Butterfly…

Elk Viewing and Sunrise Hike

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Take a sunrise Walk on the Wild Side and explore all things Elk in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Join NCWF and Regional Wildlife Biologist, Justin McVey, for an…

Fins and Fens

Marion, NC

In the middle of Pisgah National Forest lies 100 private acres that have been protected for nearly 80 years. The owner of the property will take us on a walk…