Butterfly Report — August 2021

Enjoy the Memories, Plan for the Future, Live Now

Summer paddling and creek play Wander sessions have been fun, and we have more of both coming soon!!! Check out our Upcoming Events to learn about how to join Women Outdoors’ and Wander Tots’ activities this month.

Registration is open for events in Women Outdoors and Wander Tots.


We are also making plans for fall, and we have big plans for Butterfly Outdoors and our groups moving forward. Over the past year our following has been growing, and in recent months the hunger for outdoor experiences has grown beyond what Blaire and I can provide alone. I’m making plans to extend our services through partnerships, member training opportunities, and new team members!

More information on Job Openings will be available in our next newsletter.


Section 4 of the Pinhoti Trail is now posted on our YouTube channel. I hiked this section with my sister in spring, and it was truly beautiful! Please be sure to like and subscribe to the linked video and YouTube channel to stay posted on the next section of my travels.

We also love hearing about your discoveries so please share them with us on social media, and leave reviews or recommendations if we’ve already helped you discover a new way to EXPLORE~LEARN~PLAY outdoors.

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“Accept the Land Trust #HugaTreeLT Challenge and start exploring amazing local spaces!”

This challenge features 9 different trees, at 9 different green spaces across Madison County. Each month offers guided hikes to these locations, and you can search for them independently anytime! Click the image to learn more, and start exploring the Land Trust today.


Help us break down barriers to the outdoors

We are still working to offer more opportunities to beginners, underserved communities, and essential workers. We believe time outdoors is a valuable stress reliever and hobby that should be a right, not a privilege. You can help us break down barriers such as lack of funds, lack of gear, and lack of opportunities.

If you have gear you no longer need, or funds to donate to this cause please email ButterflyOutdoors@gmail.com. Need gear? Let us know, and we’ll help however we can!

We are still accepting donations for scholarships and creative content. Read on to learn how you can participate, or contact us to discuss how we can help break down barriers you may face.


Support Scholarships

Our scholarship program helps us provide services to underserved members of our community, and we appreciate assistance expanding this program in 2021.

***Butterfly Outdoors is an LLC not a 501(c)3.  We appreciate your support, and pledge to utilize donations toward free services and scholarships.  However, please understand your donation is not tax deductible.  PLEASE INCLUDE “DONATION” IN THE COMMENTS OR DESCRIPTION OF YOUR PAYMENT TO ENSURE YOUR FUNDS ARE PROPERLY ALLOCATED.***


Thanks for Your Support

Thanks to everyone who has supported us during these challenging times, and if you find value in our content and share in our commitment to help others EXPLORE~LEARN~PLAY outdoors please consider contributing to our efforts or contacting us at ButterflyOutdoors@gmail.com to discover how you can get involved.

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