2019 Field Trips

Get out there! Join us after the conference ends on Friday, April 26, for field trips around the village of Saxapahaw. Choose from four opportunities to explore the North Carolina scenery while networking with fellow SwitchPointers.

Paddle the Haw River

Enjoy a relaxing trip down the beautiful Haw River led by Haw River Canoe & Kayak Co.
Sign up to attend at the registration booth (space is limited).

Microbrewery Tour

Take a tour of Haw River Farmhouse Ales and try some of their signature products. Haw River Farmhouse Ales specializes in crafting brews steeped in Belgian tradition but elevated by local creativity. Sign up to attend at the registration booth.

Sculpture Farm Tour

Board the Culture Mill bus and head even into the countryside to visit a local farm adorned with bold, geometric, large-scale sculptures designed and built by SwitchPoint sculptor in residence, Wayne Vaughn. Take a walk down the road less traveled for a visual and bucolic adventure.  


Come learn more about an in-depth, intellectually-stimulating, hands-on first aid courses with top-rated instructors empowering graduates with actual care-giving competence and confidence to save life and limb during the critical minutes or hours before ambulance/hospital arrival. The full course will be of offered April 27 and 28 in Saxapahaw and SwitchPoint attendees receive a discount registration. More information here: www.solowfa.com.