The Catawba Falls trail is closed until spring of 2024. Click here to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.



Creating a Backyard Wildlife Habitat

11 a.m. - noon
Lake James State Park - Visitor Center

Meet at the visitor center at 11 a.m. to discuss some of the strategies for using native plants, shrubs and trees to attract and nourish wildlife at home.

Whether you live on a farm in the country or in a third-story apartment in town, there are things you can do to bring wildlife closer.

Photo by K. Bischof: Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) at Lake James State Park

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