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Holly River Outdoors

July 16, 2020 @ 1:01 am - July 19, 2020 @ 1:01 am

Outdoor activities at Holly River encourage exploration of nature and traditional activities. Join Naturalist Jane Birdsong as we adapt to distancing and still have a great time participating. Youth, adults and families welcomed.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

2:00 p.m. INCREDIBLE JOURNEY
Become a water droplet as you move through all the places water can be on planet Earth. Windy Gap Schoolyard (YPP)

4:00 p.m. HIKE SALT LICK TRAIL
Go in search of the elusive Jack-in-the-pulpit. Meet on Office porch. 1 hour (YPP)

Friday, July 17, 2020

10:00 a.m. TURTLE TREK
Discover the perils an Eastern Box Turtle must encounter in order to survive and reproduce in this interactive game. Windy Gap Schoolyard. (YPP)

3:30 p.m. DRAGONFLIES
Meet the Fighter Jets of the Insect world. Learn about their many amazing skills and create and color a 4-winged paper one to take home. Balli Shelter (YPP)

9:00 p.m. MOTH NIGHT in Campground 1
Naturalist Jane will hang a white sheet illuminated with a black light to attract some interesting creatures of the night. Bring camera/phones! (YPP)

Saturday, July 18, 2020

10:00 a.m. HIKE HIGH ROCK TRAIL with Naturalist Jane (2 hours)
Bring water/snack. Hiking or trek poles helpful. Meet on office porch at 9:45 a.m.

2:00 p.m. GREAT MIGRATION CHALLENGE
Play a game of chance in Windy Gap Schoolyard where you discover the perils of being a migrating bird. Not all will survive the journey, will you? (YPP)

9:00 p.m. MOTH NIGHT in Cabin Area
Naturalist Jane will hang a white sheet illuminated with a black light to attract some interesting creatures of the night. Bring camera/phones! (YPP)

Sunday, July 19, 2020

9:00 a.m. TREE ID WALK
Enjoy a 40-minute walk around the office to identify trees by leaf shape. Take home a rubbing of your favorites. Meet Naturalist on office porch picnic tables. (YPP)

11:00 a.m. VERY FISHY
Learn parts of a fish, fold an origami fish, then feed baby trout in our trout pond. Meet Naturalist on office porch. (YPP)

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Start:
July 16, 2020 @ 1:01 am
End:
July 19, 2020 @ 1:01 am