Dominion Supports Connection Along the Palmetto Trail

Gifts from the Great Outdoors By Susan Hendricks

Gifts from the Great Outdoors By Susan Hendricks “We need the tonic of wildness … We never have enough of nature.” Henry David Thoreau, Walden   When was the last time you stepped outside and headed to the woods for a walk into open spaces?  Either a leisurely stroll through familiar territory or to strike […]

Palmetto Conservation Names Interim To Succeed N. C. Britt

722 King Street, Columbia, SC 29205 Phone: (803) 771-0870 Fax: 771-0590 www.palmettoconservation.org Contact:  Mary Roe Interim Executive Director mroe@palmettoconservation.org 803-771-0870 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—July 29, 2019 Photo at end of article   Palmetto Conservation Names Interim To Succeed N. C. Britt COLUMBIA, S.C. — Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary […]

National Achievement Award Recognizes Partnership and Development of Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park

Contact: Natalie Britt Executive Director natalie@palmettoconservation.org 803-771-0870 JUNE 12, 2019— FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Photo attached   National Achievement Award Recognizes Partnership And Development of Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park   COLUMBIA, S.C. — Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF) and its partners received a national achievement award Tuesday in Washington, D.C., for developing Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park (MBP) […]

New Palmetto Trail Passage Opens in Jocassee Gorges Wilderness

722 King Street, Columbia, SC 29205 Phone: (803) 771-0870 Fax: 771-0590 www.palmettoconservation.org   Contact:  Natalie Britt Executive Director natalie@palmettoconservation.org 803-771-0870   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—Dec. 5, 2018 (Photos attached. Contact Palmetto Conservation for high-resolution photos.) New Palmetto Trail Passage Opens in Jocassee Gorges Wilderness DUKE ENERGY SUPPORTS EASTATOE PASSAGE, AND ANNOUNCES $20,000 GRANT TO PALMETTO CONSERVATION […]

Upstate Conservationists Present Check For Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park

722 King Street, Columbia, SC 29205 Phone: (803) 771-0870 Fax: 771-0590 www.palmettoconservation.org   Contact:  Natalie Britt Executive Director natalie@palmettoconservation.org 803-771-0870   August 15, 2018—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Photo & Map attached   Upstate Conservationists Present Check For Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park   OCONEE COUNTY, SC—Walhalla city leaders received a generous contribution from Upstate Forever Land Trust […]

Palmetto Conservation Hires Achenberg As Palmetto Trail Regional Coordinator

  Contact: Natalie Britt, Executive Director natalie@palmettoconservation.org   August 6, 2018—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Palmetto Conservation Hires Achenberg As Palmetto Trail Regional Coordinator   Palmetto Conservation Foundation welcomes Rob Achenberg to the PCF team as Palmetto Trail Regional Coordinator to support activities regarding development, construction, maintenance and expansion of the mountains-to-sea Palmetto Trail system.   Achenberg […]

Dominion Energy gives to Palmetto Trail and Conservation Corps

722 King Street, Columbia, SC 29205 Phone: (803) 771-0870   Fax: 771-0590 www.palmettoconservation.org Contact: Natalie Britt, Executive Director natalie@palmettoconservation.org May 31, 2018—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Photo at end of article)   Dominion Energy gives to Palmetto Trail and Conservation Corps Columbia, SC — An environmental grant from Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation will help to refurbish pedestrian bridges […]

Walhalla Mayor Cuts the Red Ribbon To Open Stumphouse Mountain Hiking–Biking Trail System

      Walhalla Mayor Cuts the Red Ribbon To Open Stumphouse Mountain Hiking–Biking Trail System   OCONEE COUNTY, SC—Mountain bicyclists and hikers were all smiles on Stumphouse Passage of the Palmetto Trail following the ribbon-cutting ceremony that opened the new Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park in Oconee County.   With Walhalla City Council and other […]

Palmetto Trail Boardwalk Opens Through Wateree Swamp