Sept. 17, 2012. Over the past few years, the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation’s Kids in Parks program has been installing a network of kid friendly hiking trails, called TRACK Trails, on and in communities along the Blue Ridge Parkway. To date, the program has installed more than 15 trails in the regions surrounding the Parkway; and in partnership with several land management agencies.
Sept. 14, 2012. The 2012 Friend’s Day sale, put on by Mast General Store to benefit the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation (BRPF), will run all day tomorrow, Sept. 15.
BY PAUL T. CHOATE
Sept. 6, 2012. Mast General Store in Boone, Asheville, Hendersonville, as well as the Original Store and Annex in Valle Crucis are all celebrating Friends’ Day in honor of the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation on Saturday, Sept. 15. Ten percent of North Carolina Mast General Store’s sales on Friends’ Day will go to this invaluable organization.