Two hikers set off into the woods at Umstead State Park. The Conservation Fund, a national nonprofit, has made the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority an offer to buy about 105 acres between Umstead and Interstate 40 for nearly $6.5 million to preserve it as part of the park.
Two hikers set off into the woods at Umstead State Park. The Conservation Fund, a national nonprofit, has made the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority an offer to buy about 105 acres between Umstead and Interstate 40 for nearly $6.5 million to preserve it as part of the park. JOHN ROTTET N&O File
Two hikers set off into the woods at Umstead State Park. The Conservation Fund, a national nonprofit, has made the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority an offer to buy about 105 acres between Umstead and Interstate 40 for nearly $6.5 million to preserve it as part of the park. JOHN ROTTET N&O File

Nonprofit makes offer for RDU land to add to Umstead State Park

July 19, 2017 5:22 PM