Connect with Nature this Spring

We encourage you to explore the roads and trails of the 7,000+ acres of the Duke Forest this spring. Get outside, disconnect from technology and enjoy the natural world. If you would like to become more familiar with the many roads and trails of the Forest, you can order your… Read More


looking up at trees

We will not be continuing our Tree Phenology Program in 2020. While our pilot season was a success for engaging the community with science, we are unable to continue supporting the program. For those of you that participated last year, a big thanks! And just because we’re not offering this… Read More

Support the Forest on #GivingTuesday

Give to Duke Forest on #GivingTuesday We are reflecting on a wonderful year of teaching, research, and community outreach here in the Duke Forest office. And this Thanksgiving, we have a lot to be thankful for. Community support has really made much of our work possible. To further our unique… Read More

Annual Photo Contest Winners Announced

This year, we had about 50 entries into our annual photo contest. Photographers could enter three of their top shots to be considered by our seasoned judges (i.e. Duke Forest staff). Judges chose pictures that best captured the uniqueness and magic of the Duke Forest. There were five winners this… Read More