Bike to the Boardwalk

Bike 5 miles (roundtrip) on gravel roads through Hobcaw Barony’s pristine forests to the Reserve’s beautiful salt marsh boardwalk on North Inlet estuary. Wildlife, research

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Self-Guided Scavenger Hike!

Connect with nature at your own pace while following a scavenger hunt to the finish line! This fun program will take you by beautiful wetland habitats and on a brand new hiking trail at Hobcaw Barony. Each participant that completes the scavenger hunt will receive a North Inlet Sticker! Meet Education Specialist, Hayley, at the Hobcaw Barony Discovery Center at 1PM for rules and directions for your scavenger hunt. You will grab a map and pencil to complete your quest! This program must be completed before 3pm to receive your sticker! Intended for all ages and free of charge!

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Bike to the Boardwalk

Bike 5 miles (roundtrip) on gravel roads through Hobcaw Barony’s pristine forests to the Reserve’s beautiful salt marsh boardwalk on North Inlet estuary. Wildlife, research and salt marsh ecology will be discussed during the trip. Bring your own bike (all terrain tires recommended), helmet, water, snack. FREE; weather permitting.

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Biking @ Black River Cypress Preserve

The NIWB NERR is partnering with the Black River Cypress Preserve in Andrews, SC to host a 5 mile guided bike ride through the property! We will stop along the way to talk about some of the pristine habitats that encompass the Black River Cypress Preserve. Bikes are provided and please bring your own helmet. Limited to 8 participants and weather permitting. Visit Black River Cypress Preserve on Facebook to learn more about the property.

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Biking w/ Beach Bike Shop *13 mi.*

In partnership with Beach Bike Shop, join us for a 13 miles (roundtrip) bike ride on gravel roads through Hobcaw Barony’s pristine forests to the Reserve’s beautiful North Inlet estuary. Wildlife, research and salt marsh ecology will be discussed during the trip. Bring your own bike (all terrain tires recommended), helmet, water, snack. FREE; weather permitting.

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Volunteer Training: Phytoplankton Monitoring

Join the North Inlet team to monitor for harmful algal blooms in our coastal waters as part of the National Phytoplankton Monitoring Network. Training will cover phytoplankton identification, field sampling and lab techniques and data entry.

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Monarch Tagging and Salt Marsh Walk!

It is officially Monarch Migration season! Join the reserve staff to search and tag Monarch Butterflies as we take a stroll through the pristine property of Hobcaw Barony. Wear comfortable shoes, bring water, bug spray, sunscreen. Registration required.

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Fall Wildflower Walk

Take a walk through maritime, upland forest, and wetland habitats to see fall in bloom at Hobcaw Barony.  Reserve staff and naturalists will help identify common fall wildflowers. Meet at the Discovery Center  parking area. Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring insect repellant.  Cameras and binoculars welcomed.  Free, registration required.

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Bike to the Boardwalk

Bike 5 miles (roundtrip) on gravel roads through Hobcaw Barony’s pristine forests to the Reserve’s beautiful salt marsh boardwalk on North Inlet estuary. Wildlife, research and salt marsh ecology will be discussed during the trip. Bring your own bike (all terrain tires recommended), helmet, water, snack. FREE; weather permitting.

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Bike to the Boardwalk

Bike 5 miles (roundtrip) on gravel roads through Hobcaw Barony’s pristine forests to the Reserve’s beautiful salt marsh boardwalk on North Inlet estuary. Wildlife, research and salt marsh ecology will be discussed during the trip. Bring your own bike (all terrain tires recommended), helmet, water, snack. FREE; weather permitting.

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