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Holiday Activities at Blackwater Falls

December 22, 2021 - December 24, 2021

While visiting Blackwater Falls State Park December 22 – 24, 2021 find these activities planned for you. Activities are conducted at or begin from the Nature Center.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021
Nature Center Open: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

11:00 a.m.
Bird Sit and Hot Chocolate
Join naturalist, Paulita, for a cup of hot chocolate while watching the bird feeders for winter birds. YPP

Thursday, December 23, 2021
Nature Center Open: 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m.
Rockin’ It on the trail of Geology
Join the naturalist, Madelene, at Pendleton Point Overlook Salt Sands Sign to ramble deeper into the rocks terrain of West Virginia and Blackwater Falls. Perhaps, even look at some fossils of Blackwater Falls State park. Little walking, about one hour. Participants receive a
free “Geology of Blackwater Falls” booklet. YPP

Friday, December 24, 2021
Nature Center Open: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m.
Nature Hike
Hike out those calories with seasonal naturalist, Madelene, along a section of four park trails. Meet Madelene at Blackwater Lodge near the temporary entrance. About 2 miles, YPP

10:00 a.m.
“Gingerbread” Craft Fun
Join Brittany, to paint a gingerbread man or gingerbread house. FREE-Donations welcomed.

11:00 a.m.
Holiday Jar Craft to go
Join the attendant, Brittany, to purchase a craft to do later. Nativity Scene decals or Thankful Blessed decals, silver flecked mason jar or gold
flecked mason jar. Craft fee: $5.00 includes candle.

12:00 p.m.
Hot Chocolate & The Night Before Christmas Story
Join park naturalist, Paulita, to listen as she reads The Night Before Christmas book while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate by the fireplace and Christmas Trees.

1:00 p.m.
Ornament Craft
Join naturalist, Paulita, to create an ornament for the tree. Tie Dye an Ornament is $3.00 and Open Face Ornament is $5.00

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December 22, 2021
December 24, 2021
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