Race Across the Sky at the Leadville 100

When Greenway members Nathan Peterson and JR Ackerman submitted their registrations to the Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race lottery at the end of 2018, they had no expectations of riding anytime soon. Nathan had plenty of friends who’d been vying for a spot for years, so entering the lottery was more for fun than any serious…

Winter Wedding at the Dairy Barn Featured on Bustld.com

Rust and earthy toned rustic wedding during Christmas time at The Dairy Barn at Anne Springs Close Greenway near Charlotte, North Carolina Rachael and Dylan met in college at a part-time job at an after-school program for elementary school kids. It didn’t take them long to realize that they actually attended the same college and…

Earth Day Interview with Anne Close

Written by Elizabeth Bowers, Communications & Guest Services Director Anne Close sits casually in a chair in the office of the White Homestead. A headphone set lays around her neck in anticipation of a brisk walk around the grounds of the Big House, as the historic Homestead is affectionately known. At 93, she is constantly…

“Get Your Selfie Outside” to the Anne Springs Close Greenway

Today’s blog post comes to us from Darrell Williams, chair of the Anne Springs Close Greenway Board of Managers. Mr. Williams’ article first appeared in the the March issue of Springfield Magazine. Evidence abounds about the many health and wellness benefits of being outdoors in nature. According to research by Dr. Qing Li, a professor…

April Is Love the Greenway Month

Join us the entire month of April as we celebrate all the things we love about the Anne Springs Close Greenway!  From Volunteer Appreciation Week to our Earth Day Celebration, we have a number of activities planned to get you close to nature! Love the Greenway Month 2019 Blue Star Blitz {March 30th} Not for…