Since the COVID-19 pandemic has begun, much of the public has been seeking refuge and entertainment in outdoor spaces. As a result, the Bull Run Mountains Natural Area Preserve has seen a dramatic increase in public visitation, with the parking lot filling up every open day and large crowds using the trail network. Unfortunately, with […]
Northern Virginia school teachers team up with Preserve staff to coordinate safe brook trout releases into Catharpin Creek after school closures
Vandalism to the historic Corum House is a setback in VOF’s work to uncover the diversely peopled past of the Bull Run Mountains.
Native black willow trees are planted in the Jackson Hollow section of the Preserve in continued efforts to create a more hospitable environment for native brook trout.
Interpretive signage aims to better connect visitors with the natural and cultural history of the preserve.
Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson lead Preserve staff in search of a champion poison sumac tree on the preserve.
Archaeological Society of Virginia members join preserve staff to uncover a cemetery just off our trail network.
VOF, Bull Run Mountains Conservancy, and the Clifton Institute partnered in April to host biological survey at Bull Run Mountains Preserve.
Although ticks make everyone cringe, the results of this Virginia Master Naturalist’s study on the preserve brings good news.
Without the assistance of volunteers, preserve staff wouldn’t be able to get essential work completed.