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Cacapon Outdoor Activities

September 1, 2020 @ 1:01 am - September 3, 2020 @ 1:01 am

Cacapon invites you to enjoy programs and experiences during your visit or stay. All planned activities begin at the Campfire Circle near the Nature Center unless noted**. The Nature Center is typically open from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily. Most programs are one hour in length and begin at the nature center or campfire circle. The activity flier is posted at the nature center.

Tuesday, September 1

10:30 a.m. Orienteering 101
Learn the basic use of a compass on our new course! Bring your own or some are provided. YPP

2:30 p.m. Knot-Tying 101
Learn how to tie three common knots followed by activity. YPP

Wednesday, September 2

10:00 a.m. History Walk
Take a stroll through the park and see and learn about Camp Morgan and the CCC boys.

2:30 p.m. Magnificent Monarchs
Let’s explore the milkweed flowers and see what we find. Learn about the amazing monarchs! (1 hour) YPP

Thursday, September 3

10:30 a.m. Migration Bird Game
Join in this fun activity and discover the some of their challenges and what you can do to help! YPP {Outside fun for any age!}

1:30 p.m. Magnificent Monarchs
Let’s explore the milkweed flowers and see what we find. Learn about the amazing monarchs! (1 hour). We’re outside and wonderful! YPP

Young People for Parks
YPP is an environmental education program for children ages 6-16. To complete the program, participants attend three specified activities during their stay. These programs are indicated on the weekly program by the YPP logo. Participants will also complete the information on a special YPP brochure. After turning it in to the park’s naturalist, each participant will receive a state park incentive for participating in three specified programs. All ages are welcome!

Nature Center operations and programs are following recommended social distancing guidelines established by the governor of 6’ apart and maximum gathering of 25. Programs will be first come, first served. Please wear masks when indoors. Let’s all have a fun & safe summer together!

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Start:
September 1, 2020 @ 1:01 am
End:
September 3, 2020 @ 1:01 am