Autumn Leaves Tour
with Toby Bost
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Meet at the Market-Fire Engine House on Salem Square
Encounter the fall color of native trees in the beautiful historic setting of Old Salem! A multi-chromatic experience is set off by the texture and form of ancient buildings.
Toby Bost leads a fascinating tour of Old Salem’s trees, discussing not only characteristics of each species and historical uses, but also the value of trees in the landscape today and how they might work in your yard, or as street trees, etc.
Mr. Bost is a certified arborist, horticulturist, author, and Field Faculty Emeritus, North Carolina State University.
- Participants receive “A Walking Guide to the Trees of Old Salem”
- Tour duration: 1 1/2 hours (comfortable shoes and water bottles encouraged)
- $17 per person
Old Salem’s trees have been recognized by
Treasure Trees of Forsyth County,
a program of NC Cooperative Extension.