The Catawba Falls trail will close on May 2, 2022, and remain closed until spring of 2023. The popular Old Fort area trail will be closed for 9-12 months to ensure the safety of the public and construction crews building retaining walls, boardwalks, staircases, and overlooks. Click the "Play" icon to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.



Fonta Flora State Trail - Hike and Learn!

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

The Fonta Flora State Trail is coming to our region of the Blue Ridge! Join Friends of the Fonta Flora State Trail to hike a newly created 3-mile section of trail, then jump in the car and meet up at the Old Fort Ride House for discussion and the "learn" portion of the event. The "meet" location hasn't been made public, stay tuned, we'll provide updates soon. In the meantime, add this to your calendar!