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.

Upcoming Events

We have no Public Programs scheduled at this time. Check back with us soon! Contact us at admin@bmtrust.org for more information.


Balsam Mountain Trust
Balsam Mountain TrustMonday, May 27th, 2019 at 4:33am
Are you headed to the beach this holiday weekend? If so, check out this video for some tips on how you can share the shore with the locals!
Balsam Mountain Trust
National Audubon Society
Heading to the beach this Memorial Day weekend? Don't forget that you're not the only one enjoying the shore. Here's how you can protect shorebirds while soaking up the sun. http://audubon.org/sharetheshore

Interesting Facts

Plant Species

Bird of Prey Ambassadors

Acres of Preserve Land

$ Raised for Trust Conservation Grant

Schools in Adopt-a-School Program

People Reached in 2015

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.