Aug. 30, 2012. Are you looking for an adventure after dark? Come on up to Mt. Jefferson for a breathtaking hike at night. Meet the park ranger for a 1-mile hike along the ridgeline out to Luther Rock. Bring a small flashlight and wear sturdy shoes. Parts of this hike are considered strenuous and hiking at night can be physically challenging.
Aug. 7, 2012. High Country Audubon (HCAS) will have its next meeting Tuesday, Aug. 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express in Boone. The monthly meeting on Aug. 21 will feature a presentation on moths by Lori Owenby, a park ranger at Riverbend and St. Stephens Parks in Catawba County.