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July 13, 2018 @ 9:01 pm
In addition to other outdoor recreation (golf, disc golf, fishing, etc.) at Pipestem, enjoy and attend these activities on Saturday:
10:00 a.m. Bluestone River Walk – Ride the tram down to meet a National Park Ranger on the patio of Mountain Creek Lodge for an interpretive hike along the Bluestone River. Please allow 10-15 minutes for your tram ride down. Participants will receive a coupon for a special tram ticket price. (1 – 1 ½ hrs.)
1:00 p.m. Nature Hunt – Come to the Nature Center for a nature scavenger hunt. The naturalist will hand out a list of things to find outside around the nature center. A prize will be given for finding them all. (1/2 – 1 hour)
3:00 p.m. Critter Crawl- Meet at the Nature Center for a walk to look for bugs, salamanders, toads, or whatever little critters we might find!
4:00 p.m. Tie-dye time! Stop by the Canyon Rim Center gift shop to purchase a white T-shirt with the Pipestem logo. Then bring your t-shirt to the Nature Center at 4:00 pm to tie-dye it. T-shirt sizes XS – XL will be $8.00, T-shirt sizes 2XL & 3XL will be $10.00.
8:00 p.m. Beach Nite Band Concert at the Amphitheater. Do you like soul, R&B, disco, blues, boogie and memorable oldies? Come on out to the Pipestem Resort State Park Amphitheater for a night of music with Beach Nite Band. Show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for kids 6-12. Children 5 and younger get in for free.
Beach Nite has a big band sound with three vocalists, two keyboards, two brass instruments and drums. The group, based in western Virginia and southern West Virginia, consists of Donnie Hagy – Lead Vocals; Ronnie McCall – Trumpet and Vocals; Randy Gilliam – Drum; Deaton Jones – Keyboards Trumpet/Trombone and Vocals and Steve Mattox – Technician – Sound Engineer. All were former members of the Collegians for more than 20 years.
9:00 p.m. Stargazing. Join us at the campground to take a look into the night sky! If the weather cooperates, clear skies… We will be setting up the telescope to see what we can see.
The Pipestem Nature Center is open from 12:30 until 4:30 p.m. Unless indicated, activities begin or are conducted at the nature center.