A year-long program that engages incoming 4th-6th graders with applied experiences in science, leadership, and culture in the unique Tryon forest. Program begins Saturday June 10. Register now!read more
Beginning Monday, December 5, construction will close SW Terwilliger for up to a year from Highway 43 to the Iron Mountain Trailheadread more
Spend a few hours in the park teaching visitors about soil, fossils, sediments or rocks using our science station kits, which include props and thorough instructions. Just bring a willingness to learn and become a nature educator! Ages 14+read more
Join Eco Crew the 1st & 2nd Saturdays of the month from 9am-12pm. Eco Crew volunteer tasks alternate between trail maintenance and invasive plant removal.read more
Join The Backyard Habitat Certification Program for an open yard tour featuring three local properties. At this free event, you’ll learn about native plants, how to control invasive plants, and get tips for attracting more birds to your yard.read more
Celebrate the longest day and shortest night of the year by going on an evening guided walk in the park. We’ll talk about what creates seasons, cultural celebrations for summer solstice from around the world, and discover the highlights of the forest this season.read more
Half Day and Full Days Camp Registration is now open.
Early Bird Discount until March 1st!
For youths entering 6th grade to entering 8th grade, 11 yrs. old – 13 yrs. oldread more
It has been forty-six years since Jean Siddall and I, along with a small band of supporters, founded Friends of Tryon Creek to promote a regional park in the Tryon Creek canyon. Pressure for development was imminent and it was clear that any hope for a park needed...read more
Let us help you plan your trip to make sure your day goes smoothlyread more