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, November 18th, 2019 at 2:50pm
Have you seen the news about birds? Looking for ways to help? A recent article in Science Magazine estimated that we have lost close to 3 million birds in the US and Canada, but there are many things we can do to help birds!

Check out this printable checklist of 7 simple actions to help birds from The Cornell Lab of Ornithology! Visit their website to access the article and find out more ways that you can help birds!


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 2018

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.