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Valley History Explorer Hike #8: North Fork (Grove Stone)

October 12 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

$25 – $35

This 3-mile, moderate hike will explore part of Grove Stone Quarry overlooking the North Fork Valley. This moderate trail is part of the network of roads that trucks drive through the quarry. Jason Conner, who works for the quarry, will share the geology of the region. We will hike into the quarry while we learn about the history of the area.

Difficulty: Moderate, 3 miles

Cost: $25 members, $35 nonmembers

Note: This hike is part of a series and is at capacity. Hikers who wish to register for individual hikes may add their name to the waitlist by sending an email to info@swannanoavalleymuseum.org. Additional spaces for individual hikers on the waitlist may open up if a full series hiker cancels their registration.

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$25 – $35
Website:
https://www.history.swannanoavalleymuseum.org/valley-history-explorer-hiking-series/

Venue

Swannanoa Valley Museum & History Center
223 W State St
Black Mountain, NC 28711
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Phone:
828-669-9566
Website:
www.swannanoavalleymuseum.org