Apr
20
Sat
Run the Ridge 5K @ The Ridge Nature Area
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Run the Ridge 5K @ The Ridge Nature Area

Register/Sign Up Here: https://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=60402

Schedule:

6:30am – Parking opens

6:30am – Packet pickup begins

7:45am – Packet pickup ends

8:00am – Race begins

9:15am – Awards Ceremony (time approximate)

The Second Annual Run the Ridge 5K is mostly flat and gentle, following the outside perimeter of the park bounded by the confluence of Ginger Cake Creek and Whitewater Creek. You can expect a few hills but gentle, non-technical trails.  This is a great course for a beginning trail runner. Walkers are also welcome, but no baby joggers, please.

 

You can learn more about the event on our Official Run The Ridge 5k page by clicking here.

Fayette County Earth Day Festival @ The Ridge Nature Area
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Fayette County Earth Day Festival @ The Ridge Nature Area

This year, the Southern Conservation Trust is honored to host the 12th Annual Fayette County Earth Day Festival featuring fun, hikes, educational activities for the entire family, local vendors, as well as pet adoptions from the local shelters. This annual event is a great opportunity for residents, of Fayette County and surrounding areas, to come together for the common good of the environment.

Are you interested in being a vendor or sponsor? Email elizabeth@sctlandtrust.org.

Interested in volunteering? Email volunteer@sctlandtrust.org

Jun
10
Mon
Outdoor Adventure Camp @ Various Nature Areas
Jun 10 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Outdoor Adventure Camp @ Various Nature Areas

Like being outside and learning new outdoor skills? Then the Southern Conservation Trusts Outdoor Adventure Camp is for you. Campers ages 10-13 will participate in a variety of outdoor activities including archery, tree climbing, wilderness navigation, fishing, backcountry skills, and Leave No Trace principles and practice.

Campers must be 10-13.

Visit Eventbrite to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/outdoor-adventure-camp-tickets-56834056192?fbclid=IwAR0jJ2esuw1JuH0h5Q5EUl0uVUQKy952FK1ugLxNGg4M2XqW5HjmbNERQrA

 

Email camp@sctlandtrust.org with questions.

Jun
11
Tue
Outdoor Adventure Camp @ Various Nature Areas
Jun 11 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Outdoor Adventure Camp @ Various Nature Areas

Like being outside and learning new outdoor skills? Then the Southern Conservation Trusts Outdoor Adventure Camp is for you. Campers ages 10-13 will participate in a variety of outdoor activities including archery, tree climbing, wilderness navigation, fishing, backcountry skills, and Leave No Trace principles and practice.

Campers must be 10-13.

Visit Eventbrite to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/outdoor-adventure-camp-tickets-56834056192?fbclid=IwAR0jJ2esuw1JuH0h5Q5EUl0uVUQKy952FK1ugLxNGg4M2XqW5HjmbNERQrA

 

Email camp@sctlandtrust.org with questions.

Jun
12
Wed
Outdoor Adventure Camp @ Various Nature Areas
Jun 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Outdoor Adventure Camp @ Various Nature Areas

Like being outside and learning new outdoor skills? Then the Southern Conservation Trusts Outdoor Adventure Camp is for you. Campers ages 10-13 will participate in a variety of outdoor activities including archery, tree climbing, wilderness navigation, fishing, backcountry skills, and Leave No Trace principles and practice.

Campers must be 10-13.

Visit Eventbrite to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/outdoor-adventure-camp-tickets-56834056192?fbclid=IwAR0jJ2esuw1JuH0h5Q5EUl0uVUQKy952FK1ugLxNGg4M2XqW5HjmbNERQrA

 

Email camp@sctlandtrust.org with questions.

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