July 21: Clean Energy Tour of Earthaven Ecovillage

EcovillageJoin us Sunday July 21st for WNCAs custom tour of Earthaven Ecovillage which will explore their path of establishing and growing a community that is completely off the grid.  

Featuring a guided tour of Earthaven homes and community buildings, sustainable group meal served in the ecovillage, and panel discussion featuring specialists in renewable energy systems will illustrate the steps, opportunities, and challenges of creating sustainable home-grown energy to support the needs of a whole community. . . [more]

 

August 2-4: Pisgah Rivers & Waterfalls Cycle Trip

pisgah cycling Join the Western North Carolina Alliance on our 2013 Summer Cycle and Camping trip!

August 2nd through the 4th beginning cyclists are welcome as we explore Pisgah National Forest while camping under the stars at North Mills River and Davidson River Campgrounds. 

During the cycle trip the group will join WNCA Ecologist Bob Gale as we explore the Pink Beds hiking trails that uncover rare mountain bogs, crystal clear brooks, wildlife meadows, and scenic fern-filled woods. . . [more]