To protect and conserve land, natural areas, rural landscapes, family farms, and historic places within North Carolina’s central Piedmont and Sandhills.
If we expect to enjoy the rural landscapes and natural areas of Central North Carolina in the future, we must act now to conserve them. Partner with us by donating towards the acquisition of these properties.
Granitic Flat Rock
Three Rivers has a unique chance to protect a one-of-a-kind, huge, rare granitic flat rock, unlike anything else in our region.
This unique property connects two disjunct portions of the Plant Conservation Program’s Eastwood Preserve in Moore County.
Rocky River Passive Park
We are seeking funds for the purchase of 110 acres on the Rocky River near the town of Midland in Cabarrus County, North Carolina. This property is located near Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site.
Little River Acquisition
We are seeking funds to assist with the acquisition of 440-acres on the Little River in Montgomery County. The property adjoins USFS land.
Acres Permanently Conserved
Acres of Farmland Conserved
Miles of River & Stream Frontage Conserved
Acres Transferred to the Public for Recreation
From the Blog
Three Rivers Land Trust and Town of Spencer expand Fred and Alice Stanback Educational Forest and Nature Preserve
As part of its mission to expand public lands, Three Rivers Land Trust (TRLT) transferred nearly 38 acres to the Town of Spencer on March 13th, 2023 to expand the Fred and Alice Stanback Educational Forest and Nature Preserve. This new property already has hiking...
Three Rivers Land Trust expands public lands: 210 acres added to Uwharrie National Forest
On March 11, 2022, Three Rivers Land Trust (TRLT) purchased 210 acres of land in Montgomery County with the goal to expand the Uwharrie National Forest by transferring this tract to the United States Forest Service (USFS). The transfer is now complete, which provides...
2022: A Year in Review
By Crystal Cockman, TRLT Associate Director As 2022 comes to a close, it’s a good time to reflect on the conservation successes after another year of working to save special places in the North Carolina Piedmont. Certainly, every year, and even every project, has its...
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