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Autumn at Cacapon

October 11 - October 14

Mid-October is a great time to visit Cacapon. Enjoy these planned activities.

MONDAY, October 11, 2021
The Nature Center is open from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

10:00AM
Tai Chi
This class will help increase balance, flexibility, and focus on connection to mind, body, & spirit. Tai Chi is held at the Gazebo in park picnic area.

11:00AM
West Virginia Wildlife Pelts
Drop by to discover how different varieties of wildlife fur or pelts feel. Fox, bear, deer, bobcat…and more!

TUESDAY, October 12, 2021

10:30AM
Non-native Invasive Plants
Learn about how the park is taking on a variety of invasive plants: Oriental Bittersweet, Japanese Barberry and take a short hike to identify and see some of the park’s projects

1:30PM
WV Tree ID Walk
Let’s discover some common WV trees and some ways to identify them.

WEDNESDAY, October 13, 2021

10:30AM
The CCC Boys: A West Virginia Legacy
The CCC boys left a legacy that can still be enjoyed all over WV in the forests they planted and parks they helped to build. Meet the Naturalist at the Nature Center to watch a movie into this WV legacy. (30 minutes)

1:30PM
Spirit of Cacapon
Meet at the Nature Center to take a short walk and discover how the CCC boys…the Civilian Conservation Corps left it’s mark on Cacapon.

THURSDAY, October 14, 2021

10:00AM
All about Bears
How fast do black bears run? What do I do if I see a bear? Join park naturalist to learn some fun bear facts and important ways to help keep them wild!

1:00PM
WV Trees
Learn some common WV trees and using the Young People’s Series guide to Trees checklist. Let’s take a walk, then followed by a craft.

Nature Center Operations and Programs are following State Guidelines that masks are not required if two Covid vaccinations have been administered; If no vaccinations, then masks are required
**All Programs & Hikes will begin at the Nature Center unless noted**
**Nature Center Hours are 10:00AM-4:30PM unless noted.
**Nature Center is Closed when programs occur.

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Start:
October 11
End:
October 14
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Cacapon Resort State Park
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