Hill Farm on the Dan River - Public Fishing, Limited Hunting and Hiking Access

Piedmont Land Conservancy, Greensboro, NC

PLC will transfer 155 acres of the Hill Farm in Stokes County to the N.C. Wildlife Resources Fund for permanent protection and management as a public access fishing, hiking and limited hunting preserve. The property has two miles on the Dan River.

Counties Impacted:

  • Stokes County, NC

​The Conservancy spent five years pursuing these properties with the ultimate goal of providing greater public access to the Dan River. Fishing enthusiasts and hunters will soon have a new opportunity to access one of the Piedmont’s special places, while protecting one of our region’s most wild and scenic rivers.

-Kevin Redding, executive director of PLC



The Water Resource Fund from Duke Energy is a multiyear, $10 million commitment to protect and restore waterways in the Carolinas and neighboring states. Learn more about the projects we’ve supported, and how you can get involved.