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Fun Activities

August 22, 2019 @ 1:01 am - August 24, 2019 @ 1:01 am

Things to do the week of August 22 – 24 at Beech Fork State Park. Join naturalist/programmer Madison Maynard at these and other activities at the park this summer:

THURSDAY, August 22, 2019

Paddle Boat Races
Come down the boat dock area to take part in some fun races at 6pm. All completely FREE! The winners will receive a special prize, so bring your speed to the boat docks!

FRIDAY, August 23, 2019

Rocking the Park
Join your park naturalist in an afternoon full of creativity! Meet in the activity center at 11!

Critter Crawl
Do you like to play in the creek, and find all the creatures? Well, Join your naturalist on an adventure through the water to find what lies await for us to find! To start, meet in Lost Trail head at 1pm

Evening Hike
Experience a night full of adventure throughout park trails in the light of the evening! Meet the park naturalist at the trail head of long branch/nature trail at 7:45pm to learn about and listen to what lurks in the dark!

SATURDAY, August 24, 2019

Nature Walk (YPP)
Take a morning stroll through our trails with your park naturalist, to learn all that nature has to offer! Each person will receive their own starter field guide, to guide them through all there is to see in our woods! Meet outside the activities center at 11am!

Scavenger Hunt (YPP)
Do you have what it takes to find all the items on the list? Come find out. Meet outside the activities center at 12pm to get started.

Enjoy a relaxing day of touring the latest and greatest that the RV and Camper industries have to offer. Local dealerships will have several styles and models setup in the front parking lot of the park headquarters for you to browse through. Who knows; you may just fall in love with your next vacation home on wheels!


Photo Contest!
Beech Fork State Park is proud of our beautiful park and wants you to capture its beauty! All participants must complete a registration form that allows us the use of the digital photo. These forms as well as the rules can be found in the headquarters office. The photos may be sent to the following email: beechforksp@wv.gov The cut off date will be September 2nd, 2019 at 10am. The winner will be announced on September 2nd, at 12pm!

Friday August 30, 2019: History Alive Presents Gabriel Arthur
Saturday August 31, 2019: Bill Lepp Live and Lyin’
Sunday September 1, 2019: Anything That Floats!

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August 22, 2019 @ 1:01 am
August 24, 2019 @ 1:01 am