Elakala Trail Walk

Meet park naturalist Paulita Cousin at the trailhead of the Elakala Trail located near Blackwater Lodge. This walk is along the canyon’s rim, past some large sandstone formations and over a section of Shay Run with interpretive stops along the way. The walk is about about one mile, and we’ll wander up to an hour. Please wear comfortable walking or hiking shoes/boots. Please note that Blackwater Falls Lodge and vacation cabins do not reopen until May 25, 2020.

Activities planned will observe social distancing. Please honor guidance provided by park naturalist based on directives established by the Governor and currently in place.

Some self-guided activities to enjoy when visiting Blackwater Falls include:
Scavenger Hunt game is posted on information board at Nature Center
The Bird Migration Game is hanging at Picnic Area near Playground
Black Bear Game is attached to the Old Tennis Court at Nature Center
These are nature-based and fun for a family or with friends.

Event Details

  • Start Date: May 24, 2020

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