Thread Trail hidden gems to explore over the holidays

We know the holidays are going to be different this year…but one thing that isn’t changing? Nature. With that in mind, we wanted to remind you […]

Our 2020 Fall/Winter newsletter is here!

Our 2020 Fall/Winter Newsletter is here! View it at the link below to see what’s been happening at the Carolina Thread Trail and Catawba Lands Conservancy. […]

We stand against racism.

We stand for racial equity and against systemic racism.  The current motivation for that statement is a recent series of deaths resulting from acts of racism […]
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The Carolina Thread Trail: From idea to action

By: Jon White, Program Coordinator, Davidson Impact Fellow ’19-’20   In the late 1990s Charlotte’s community leaders felt a wake up call. The city had attracted […]

Black Voices and the Outdoors

To be allies in standing up for Black lives, we are suspending our online promotion of National Trails Day (our annual community festival had been canceled […]
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History of the Carolina Thread Trail: Starting the project

By: Jon White, Program Coordinator, Davidson Impact Fellow ’19-’20 When the beauty of the forest trail or the unexpected peace of a greenway feels timeless it […]
Carolina Thread Trail Cedrone Farms

Trails: A source of jobs and respite for North Carolinians

More than ever, people are turning to the outdoors as a source of recreation, solace, and beauty. The Carolina Thread Trail provides all this and more […]

Five ways you can be here for nature

With this year being the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day, we thought we’d pull together a few quick and easy things you can do […]

2019 Annual Report

There’s been a lot going on at the Thread Trail and Conservancy. Check out our 2020 Spring Newsletter and 2019 Annual Report below to find out […]