Featured Featured Event Series Paddling Camp with Catawba Riverkeeper

Paddling Camp with Catawba Riverkeeper


Whether you are a true beginner or have experience on the water, we have something that will keep campers active, busy, and having fun! Paddling programs at DSBG build confidence, new skills, education about their water resources and the environment, and will create memories that your kids will remember for their entire life! Our professional

Featured Featured Event Series Butterfly Bungalow

Butterfly Bungalow

Visitor Pavilion

Discover magic & wonder this year in our Butterfly Bungalow! Join us for an enchanting journey into the world of butterflies at our Butterfly Bungalow, included with general admission to the Garden – no additional fee is required. Step into a realm of fluttering wings and vibrant colors as you explore the Butterfly Bungalow. Watch

Featured Featured Event Series Nature Photography Walks

Nature Photography Walks


Join us for Nature Photo Walks led by professional photographer Nelson Stegall! These two-hour walks are designed to immerse you in nature, slow down, and capture meaningful images inspired by the Slow Photography Movement. Event Details: Dates: 2nd Saturday of each month and 4th Thursday of each month (no events in August) Time: 8:00 am

Featured Featured Event Series South Fork Run Club

South Fork Run Club

Join us for the South Fork Run Club and meet new friends as you get outdoors! When: Every Thursday in June and July (July 4 excluded) at 6:30 PM Where: Meet at the Trailhead Store Join us for the South Fork Run Club, a free, welcoming group that meets every Thursday evening. Whether you're a