The Cottonwood Trail is turning 30 in 2020! Want to help with Phase 1 of some major trail restorations and improvements? First step, the boardwalk and new way finding signs. Please visit our Go Fund Me campaign for more information and to make your contribution today!
The Spartanburg Area Conservancy, our project work, and our public preserves are supported primarily through donations from private individuals like you.
Our natural places and working lands are part of our character as a community. Through thoughtful conservation, we can keep Spartanburg wild while continuing to grow and thrive. Support SPACE!
You can also support SPACE by volunteering at one of our many events. Contact us to find out more about our volunteer opportunities.
Support SPACE by becoming a member. Learn more about our membership opportunities here.
Our natural places and working lands are part of our character as a community. Through thoughtful conservation, we can keep Spartanburg wild while continuing to grow and thrive. Learn more about how SPACE works.
Covers a 1.5 mile stretch of Lawson’s Fork Creek and several feeder streams.
Located at the old Glendale Mill on Lawson’s Fork Creek.
Located on the headwaters of the Chinquapin Creek across from the Milliken Research Center.
We envision a Spartanburg community with natural resources and open spaces that are shared and enjoyed by people and wildlife today and for generations to come.
We work with private landowners and partner agencies to conserve land through voluntary conservation easements and currently protect over 5,000 acres in our community.
We work to provide access to green spaces for both people and wildlife. Our protected properties include watershed protection, wetlands, farms, forests, geological formations, and natural habitats.