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Beech Fork Activities

August 18, 2021 - August 22, 2021

Beech Fork State Park isn’t winding down summer activities to enjoy. Take advantage of hikes, games, crafts, and clogging the week of August 18-22, 2021.

WEDNESDAY, August 18, 2021
2:00 p.m.
West Virginia Scavenger Hunt
Meet at the boat dock to pick up your list of WV themed items to find throughout the park

4:00 p.m.
Wildflower Hour
Come to the boat dock to pick up guide on wildflowers you may find in the park and throughout West Virginia!

THURSDAY, August 19. 2021
2:00 p.m.
Nature Scavenger Hunt
Meet at the boat dock to pick up your list of things to find in nature!

5:00 p.m.
Corn Hole
Head over to the boat dock for some fun games of corn hole! Come and go as you please. Games will be set up from 5 PM – 7 PM.

FRIDAY, August 20, 2021
2:00 p.m.
Rock Painting
Meet in the activities room to paint your own rock! Limit of one rock per person because of limited supplies. Bring your own rock!

4:00 p.m.
Nature Journaling
Meet your naturalist in the activities room to learn how to keep a nature journal! Paper and pencils will be provided to make your first entry. We will take a short walk outside.

6:00 p.m.
Pelts of Beech Fork
Come to the activity room to observe the pelts of four animals native to West Virginia. They will be displayed from 6 PM – 7 PM.

8:00 p.m.
Night Hike
Meet in front of the Camper’s Corner Store for a fun hike on the nature trail!

SATURDAY, August 21, 2021
2:-00 p.m.
Bingo
Come to the activities room to play bingo for a chance to win free ice cream!

5:30 p.m.
National Honey Bee Day Craft
Come to the activities room for a fun craft about the honey bee, West Virginia’s state insect!

6:30 p.m.
National Honey Bee Day Walk
Meet in front of the Camper’s Corner store and join the park naturalist for a short walk to see and learn about Beech Fork’s pollinator field and beehives. Our hives are in an out of the way area, but on the walking route for this special day.

SPECIAL PROGRAM!
7:00 p.m.
Southern Stomper’s Clogging Group
The Southern Stompers clogging group are excited to do a variety of musical styles and performances at Beech Fork State Park. Dances include old and new country, but add in some rock, pop, and audience participation. Performances will be in our activity room inside Park Headquarters at 7:00 p.m.

SUNDAY, August 22, 2021
1:00 p.m.
Selfie Scavenger Hunt
Meet in front of the Camper’s Corner Store to pick up your list of things to take selfies with throughout the park!

3:00 p.m.
Monarch Butterfly Craft
Come to the activities room for a fun craft on the Monarch Butterfly!

5:00 p.m.
Nature Walk
Join your naturalist in front of the Camper’s Corner Store for a walk on the nature trail!

7:00 p.m.
Disc Golf
Meet in front of the Camper’s Corner Store to play a twilight game of disc golf with the naturalist! Rent a set for $8.00 in the store or bring your own! All ages and experiences welcome!

Hikes, walks, and disc golf will be canceled if it rains or thunders. Children 15 and under must have an adult with them on hikes and walks.

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Start:
August 18, 2021
End:
August 22, 2021
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Beech Fork State Park
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