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Friday Activities

August 9, 2018 @ 9:01 pm

The Cacapon Nature Center is open from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Unless indicated, activities begin or are held at the Nature Center. Other outdoor activities include:

10:30 a.m. WV Tree Challenge: Learn some basic concepts on tree identification. Choose from a variety of ID books & correctly identify the flagged trees in this challenge. (45 minutes)

1:00 p.m. Fishing 101: Let’s head out to the lake! We will learn more about lake habitat. Fishing poles and bait will be available for the first five participants or bring your own! Adult participants require a fishing license. (1 hour) YPP

2:30 p.m. Gyotaku (Fish Printing Craft): Learn about this Japanese technique of recording their catch. This fish printing technique combines science, math, art, reading, & writing! Come learn all about it. (30 minutes) YPP

4:00 p.m. Meet-and-Greet Cacapon: Meet Naturalist Valerie Chaney in the lounge of the lodge to answer any general park questions you may have or find out what amazing recreation and nature activities Cacapon has to offer. Welcome to Cacapon Resort State Park! (1 hour)

7:00 p.m. Evening Walk: Wrap up your day with a walk close to the time of sunset! Meet at the Lodge to enjoy the twilight sights and sounds of Cacapon on this evening stroll. (1 hour)


August 9, 2018
9:01 pm