Huge tulip trees and colorful wildflowers in a magical never-cut forest in western North Carolina.
A nice hike up to the Albright Grove to see the old trees and get away from the crowds at Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Mature trees, alligators, and herons in the rich landscape of a Wilmington, NC city park.
Walking through the longleaf pine forest at Blue Clay Bike Park.
Old-growth longleaf pine forest cut down by the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW).
A picturesque garden of venus flytraps, sundew, and a wonderful variety of colorful pitcher plants.
Carolina Beach State Park is where you can see it all: forests, swamp, savannah, pocosin, beach, butterflies, birds, snakes, and deer.
Hiking the trails at Brunswick Nature Park. Whippoorwill, woodpeckers, dogwoods, longleaf pine. A poetic nature walk.
The Sonic Oak, a huge old live oak tree on Market Street cut down by NCDOT.
A nature walk in the Abbey Foy-Moore Nature Preserve at Poplar Grove.
Photos of the gorgeous big oaks in the tiny Hilton Park, tucked away in Wilmington’s industrial area.