Sunday History Stroll on Avon and Catawba Creeks Greenway
Sun, Nov 14 | Avon and Catawba Creeks Greenway

Sunday History Stroll on Avon and Catawba Creeks Greenway

Join Carolina Thread Trail and Gaston County Museum on a History Hike on the Avon and Catawba Creeks Greenway. Along this 3 mile walk, Alex Brooks, the Education Coordinator with Gaston History Museum, will share about Gaston County’s history.

Time & Location

Nov 14, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Avon and Catawba Creeks Greenway, 801 Fern Forest Dr, Gastonia, NC 28054, USA

About the Event

**Catawba Lands Conservancy and Carolina Thread Trail are acting in compliance with local and national guidance on COVID-19, and encourage all program participants to take actions to ensure the safety and comfort of those around them, including maintaining distance and/or wearing a mask if unvaccinated.

Interested in learning more about local history? Join Carolina Thread Trail and Gaston County Museum on a History Hike on the Avon and Catawba Creeks Greenway. Along this 3 mile walk, Alex Brooks, the Education Coordinator with Gaston History Museum, will share about Gaston County’s history from before its textile past through today. On this hike, you will see history come to life as you walk along the Avon Creek and Catawba Creek- two important streams in Gastonia and tributaries of the Catawba River. This walk will be entirely on paved greenway.

DETAILS: WE PROVIDE:
  • Carolina Thread Trail trip leader
  • Gaston County Museum Guide
  • First aid equipment
  • Extra face masks
YOU SHOULD BRING:
  • Full water bottle
  • Comfortable walking or hiking shoes
  • Sunscreen, bug spray as needed
  • Personal Face masks and hand sanitizer

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