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With Spring Like Temps On Wednesday - Was A Perfect Day For A Nature Foundation Hike!

With Spring Like Temps On Wednesday – Was A Perfect Day For A Nature Foundation Hike!

[ 0 ] January 25, 2017

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia As Tommy talked about in weather, the temps Wednesday soared into the lower 70s in the lowlands and even made it into the middle 50s in the higher elevations around 3500 feet. A perfect day for a hike. BRL Publisher Yvette Stafford and friends went along on one of the many […]

Spring Wildflower Symposium : The Nature Foundation At Wintergreen

Spring Wildflower Symposium : The Nature Foundation At Wintergreen

[ 0 ] May 18, 2014

Devils Knob / Wintergreen Nelson County, VA For years and years The Nature Foundation At Wintergreen has been holding their very popular Spring Wildflower Symposium along with their Native Plant Sale. (Trivia: their 2005 symposium was the cover on our May issue of that year! – our second issue when we were just starting) Instructors […]

Wintergreen : Maple Sugar Days At The Nature Foundation

Wintergreen : Maple Sugar Days At The Nature Foundation

[ 0 ] March 9, 2014

Wintergreen Nelson County, VA A week long celebration of events was capped off this past Saturday – March 8, 2014 as the folks at The Nature Foundation At Wintergreen held a pancake breakfast using maple syrup harvested within the past few days from trees on the mountain. After breakfast people got the chance to go […]

3500 Feet Up In The Mountains - Our Weather Station Is Back Online

3500 Feet Up In The Mountains – Our Weather Station Is Back Online

[ 0 ] October 9, 2013

Devils Knob Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Just under seven years ago we started pumping out data from our newly installed weather station mounted at The Nature Foundation at Wintergreen. We went online February 28, 2007 and with the exception of two past occasions (one a 110 MPH winds gust – no that’s no a typo) […]

20 Annual Sara Ott Memorial Golf Classic Underway

20 Annual Sara Ott Memorial Golf Classic Underway

[ 0 ] September 20, 2013

Wintergreen Resort Nellysford, VA For years we’ve been telling you about the annual Sara Ott Golf Classic held each September at Stoney Creek Golf Course at Wintergreen Resort. Formerly the Wintergreen Nature Foundation Golf Classic, it was renamed in memory of Sara Ott after she passed away in early 2008. Sara and her husband Frank […]

Long Time Nellysford Golfer Makes Hole In One : Wins Car!

Long Time Nellysford Golfer Makes Hole In One : Wins Car!

[ 0 ] September 28, 2012

Stoney Creek / Nellysford Nelson County, VA On Friday, September 14th The Wintergreen Nature Foundation celebrated its 19th Sara Ott Memorial Golf Classic with great weather, good turnout and a HOLE IN ONE!!! Longtime Stoney Creek resident Dick Kolar won a brand new Subaru Outback from Staunton Nissan, Subaru & Hyundai with a hole in […]

Hike Wintergreen!

Hike Wintergreen!

[ 0 ] June 3, 2012

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, VA People from across the area joined in this past Saturday to Hike Wintergreen. It was a collaboration between Wintergreen Resort & The Wintergreen Nature Foundation. It consisted of five diverse trails with varying levels of difficulty providing adventures for the novice hiker to the advanced trailblazer. Five different unique trails […]

Wintergreen Nature Foundation Wildflower Symposium 2012

Wintergreen Nature Foundation Wildflower Symposium 2012

[ 0 ] May 21, 2012

Wintergreen Mountain Nelson County, Virginia Each year in May The Wintergreen Nature Foundation holds its annual Wildflower Symposium. Instructors for the weekend always include well known botanists, authors, and artists, with a full weekend of activities and lectures that reconnect you with nature.

Our Wintergreen Nature Foundation Weather Station At 3500' Feet Back Online!

Our Wintergreen Nature Foundation Weather Station At 3500′ Feet Back Online!

[ 0 ] April 13, 2012

Our Wintergreen Nature Foundation Weather station (live above) is back online as of Friday afternoon. Click on the widget shown above to see more detail. Wintergreen / Devils Knob Nelson County, Virginia After several months of being offline due to some computer problems at The Wintergreen Nature Foundation, our weather station there is back online. […]

Evening In The Amazon : Wintergreen Nature Foundation : January 23, 2009

Evening In The Amazon : Wintergreen Nature Foundation : January 23, 2009

[ 0 ] January 22, 2009

January 23, 2009 6 pm Dinner Theater: The Amazon Join us for an evening in the Amazon. Sue Carlson, Wintergreen’s consummate traveler will take us on a magical expedition through pictures of her own time there, complete with stories of life in the jungle. The western Amazon rainforest, found in Peru, is known to have […]

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