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Saving the Orchard at Altapass

The Conservation Trust for North Carolina (CTNC) is working with the Orchard at Altapass to to conserve forever the Orchard’s land, apple trees, trails, vistas, and cultural heritage. Owners, Bill Carson and Kit Trubey, are dedicated to protecting this iconic Parkway landmark. They bought the 276-acre property twenty years ago to prevent development of the views, and worked with the Conservation Trust to conserve almost half the land in 2001. Now, they want to guarantee preservation of the rest, … Continue Reading

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