Our Mission

The Balsam Mountain Trust inspires people to be responsible stewards of the natural and cultural resources of the southern Blue Ridge Mountains through education and conservation leadership.


Balsam Mountain Trust
Balsam Mountain TrustSunday, May 15th, 2022 at 1:00am
We asked our previous AmeriCorps member what she's doing now. She told us about all the amazing work she's doing that happens to coincide with Bird Week!

BirdFest Raffle

Plant Species

Bird of Prey Ambassadors

Research Projects Facilitated

$ Raised for Trust Conservation Grant

Schools in Adopt-a-School Program

People Reached in 2021

Help Protect the Preserve

Every little bit helps us take care of our animal ambassadors and bring conservation education to Western Carolina communities.

Want to Live Here?

Residents of Balsam Mountain Preserve have exclusive access to Trust events and BMP trails. Check out the Preserve’s site for sales information.