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Nature Activities at Pipestem

October 29, 2019 @ 1:01 am - November 3, 2019 @ 1:01 am

Enjoy these free activities at Pipestem Resort State Park. Get outside and enjoy the arrival of autumn. Pipestem Nature Center is open from 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. daily. Activities marked with an * begin at the Nature Center.

TUESDAY, October 29

9:30 a.m. Beginner Knitting – Meet Lynn in the lobby of McKeever Lodge to learn hands-on the fundamentals of knitting. Ages 10 years through adult welcome.

WEDNESDAY, October 30

10:00 a.m. South Side Hike – Meet Logan at Park Headquarters for a walk along the South Side Trail. This relatively easy trail strolls through the woods where watchful eyes may spot split rail fences, rock piles, and other signs of early settlers.

THURSDAY, October 31

5:00 p.m. Country Roads Walk – Meet at Park Headquarters for a walking introduction to some of Pipestem’s pre-park history. We will walk along the road and go into the woods to look for old farms and foundations. (1 ½ hours)

FRIDAY, November 1

10:00 a.m. White-tailed Deer Walk* – We will take a walk along the Dogwood Trail and discuss the natural history of the White-tailed Deer as well as see if we can spot a few! (1 hour)

SATURDAY, November 2

12:00 p.m. Turtle Talk* – Meet and learn about our three turtles from Logan. (30 minutes)

12:30 p.m. Nature Hunt* – Meet Logan and get your list of objects in to look for in Nature. A prize will be awarded for finding them all. (1/2 – 1 hour)

1:00 p.m. Dogwood Hike* – Meet Julie at the Nature Center for a walk along the Dogwood Trail. This relatively easy trail strolls through the woods and passes by an old farm pond before returning to the Nature Center. (1 hour)

SUNDAY, November 3

8:30 a.m. Sunday Service – Join us in the Amphitheater for Sunday Service. (1/2 – 1 hour)

9:30 a.m. Bird Walk* – Meet Logan in the Nature Center for a walk to find some of our feathered friends. There will be a limited number of binoculars to use so bring your own if you have them. All skill levels welcome. (1 hour)

11:00 a.m. Bird Count* – Learn what kind of birds we have at the feeder, count them, and see how many hummingbirds we have. (1 hour)

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Start:
October 29, 2019 @ 1:01 am
End:
November 3, 2019 @ 1:01 am