Trillium Trek on The Greystone Preserve
March 24, 2018 | 10:00am – 12:00pm
Join us on this guided hike to view the magnificent scenery of Greystone as we go in search of the Relict Trillium. Listed as an endangered species, this perennial flowering plant grows prevalent on our 262 acre Greystone Preserve in North Augusta. Ms. Marsha Hamlin, an avid hiker and professional naturalist, will guide you through this beautiful mountain landscape in search of the Trillium.
FREE for Land Trust Members, $10 for Non-members.
Interested in becoming a member? More information here.
You don’t need fancy equipment! However, we do recommend: long pants and comfortable shoes with good tread, bottled water, trail snacks, hiking sticks, and camera. Please note, this is a moderate level hiking trail, at times difficult. Children are welcome and will need to be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Register below. Once registered, an email regarding directions and other specifics will be sent.
Register For The Trek Here To Reserve Your Spot
From Augusta, take I-20 to Exit 1 in North Augusta. Turn left onto Martintown Road (if coming from Aiken, take Exit 1 and turn right). A 1/4 mile down the road, look for a clearing on your left and a gravel/dirt road across from the Vet Clinic. Turn left here and take the road through the gate to the top of the hill. Call 706-312-LAND extension 2 if you get lost.
More about your guide, Marsha Hamlin…
Marsha is a professional naturalist educator and wildlife rehabilitation specialist. She currently serves on the Columbia County Greenspace Advisory Board and is an active member of SCAN, the South Carolina Association of Naturalists. Marsha and her husband Bob have preserved their homestead near Clark’s Hill Lake with the Land Trust, where they work tirelessly to foster native plants and animals, and are passionate about sharing their love for our local landscape with the community.