North Carolina’s land is worth protecting and sharing.

By exploring North Carolina’s land, you are discovering places you’ll love for life. Get outside to hike, trail run, kayak or have a quick picnic — there are so many places so close to you.

The Conservation Trust for North Carolina and 22 local land trusts protect land and keep you connected to nature, so you can feel all the 😍! As conservation organizations, we work hard to protect North Carolina’s beauty for today and future generations. Our work ensures we all have clean air and water, plus create free, unique places for everyone to explore our beautiful state.

Join the movement to protect the places you’ll love for life.

Get a map of FREE trails and parks close to you Fun ways to give back so close to you Speak up for the places you love

This project is created by the Conservation Trust for North Carolina with funding from generous partners like the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation.