Events for July 6, 2024 – The North Carolina Arboretum Events for July 6, 2024 – The North Carolina Arboretum

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Bugs: Outside the Box

Baker Exhibit Center

Where can you see a butterfly with a five foot wingspan, or a longhorn beetle with antennae more than twelve feet across? The answers can be found amongst the enormous sculptures on display in BUGS: Outside the Box! Open May 25 through September 8, 2024 in the Baker Exhibit Center.

Arboretum Excursions: Bear Trap Gap Hike

OFF-SITE | Saturday, July 6, 9 am – 1 pm Expect to see the last of spring’s bloom and the first of summer’s on this excursion with Naturalist Scott Dean. Stepping off from the Beartrap Gap overlook, the trailhead at 5580 feet will provide a pleasant break from July’s heat. The walk is just under …

Recurring

Guided Trail Walk

Baker Exhibit Center

Hit the trails and learn more about The North Carolina Arboretum’s botanically diverse forest with a guided trail walk! April through October, this free hiking program is led by trained volunteer guides who take small groups of participants along woodland trails and through a variety of forest types. Depending on the season and each guide’s …

Recurring

Guided Trail Walk

Baker Exhibit Center

Hit the trails and learn more about The North Carolina Arboretum’s botanically diverse forest with a guided trail walk! April through October, this free hiking program is led by trained volunteer guides who take small groups of participants along woodland trails and through a variety of forest types. Depending on the season and each guide’s …