Antique Trash in the Northeast Quad

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Volunteers carried out a seriously heavy hunk of iron abandoned in the days before wilderness designation.  The piece was a flywheel from a steam powered lumber mill.  The story goes that Linville Falls was protected from development when Marion Wright strategically … Continued

Graffiti Removal on Hawksbill

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After braving the snow covered trail today to reach the icy Hawksbill summit, Wild South volunteers were able to scrub the rock clean of recent graffiti.  This is only a warm-up exercise for work to come because this charcoal mess … Continued

Cleaning Up Kistler in the Snow

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Volunteer crew worked in the snow today along the Kistler Highway bordering Linville Gorge.  Trails were too icy and dangerous for trail work, so instead the roadsides and campsites got a nice trash pickup.  

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