The lake has served as a collection point since the 1800s.
“This is a wild and wonderful place and worthy of our resources,” said Joel Jones, ReWa CEO.
A construction timeline and estimated completion date are TBA.
The preserve was among a group of more than 150 applicants to the program, to which Athletic Brewing dedicates 2% of its sales revenue.
“The event will be a day for having fun and remembering those moments,” Julie Dubis says. “Life is precious and we need to enjoy it and make memories with each other.”
At Conestee Nature Preserve, every season has its own attractions.
There are a number of natural gems in the Upstate worth exploring, but perhaps none are as close to Greenville as Lake Conestee Nature Preserve (LCNP).
The preserve is limiting access to a couple of its busiest wildlife observation platforms.
Update from Lake Conestee Nature Preserve: The bridge was assessed and found secure. It is reopened, though the ramp to the the area we call “Sparkleberry Island” will remain closed.…
“Dave has gotten us through the first part of Conestee’s history, and he’s leaving things in a very good place,” Michael Corley said.
After a three-hour delay, the 18,500-pound prefabricated steel bridge was installed at Lake Conestee Nature Preserve just after noon on Tuesday, June 23.
Using a CH-47F Chinook heavy lift helicopter, members of the S.C. Army National Guard based at the SCARNG Aviation Support Center guided a 18,000 pound bridge from the staging area…
Lake Conestee Nature Preserve is opening back up to the public.
Lake Conestee Nature Park has officially rebranded itself as the Lake Conestee Nature Preserve.
The adaptive reuse project announced in 2017 for existing buildings at Conestee Mill, 1 Spanco Drive between Mauldin and Greenville, is now in the permitting stage.