How Are You Enjoying The Outdoors Lately?
Last updated 4/20/2020 at 11:54am
DuPont State Recreational Forest, Gorges State Park, sections of the Blue Ridge Parkway, the areas of Pisgah National Forest mentioned in the trail report below and camping in Pisgah National Forest – all are shutdown to the public, though the Blue Ridge Parkway remains open to foot and bike traffic.
On March 23, the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 to send a letter to state and national elected officials asking for "the full closure of forests and parks within our county, if necessary, during this initial 'flattening the curve' phase of COVID-19 mitigation." Today,...