Things to Do at Beech Fork

Things to do the week of July 10-14 at Beech Fork State Park – Join naturalist/programmer Madison Maynard at these and other activities at the park this summer:

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Volleyball and Bocce Ball
Join fellow campers in a game of volleyball and bocce ball located at the boat dock! Bring your team and your best competitive attitude! Winners will have bragging rights and a free paddle boat rental at our camp boat dock! Games will begin every other hour starting at 12:00 p.m. and ending at 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Paddle Boat Races
Come down the boat dock area to take part in some fun races at 6:00 p.m. All completely FREE! The winners will receive a special prize, so bring your speed to the boat docks!

Friday, July 12, 2019

Critter Crawl
Do you like to play in the creek and search for all the critters that lay awake in the water? Join naturalist Madison Maynard at the head of Lost Trail at 4:00 p.m.

Night Hike
Join your naturalist for an evening filled with adventure and mystery. Explore a Beech Fork State Park trail in darkness to learn the sounds of nature! Meet at the activity center at 7:30 p.m. Bring water and wear tennis shoes or closed-toe shoes or boots.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Fishing Tournament
The boat dock is the location to be at 4:00 p.m. to compete for the biggest fish! Winner will take home bragging rights and a certificate for biggest fish and a free ice cream! Second and Third will also receive certificates for their fish of the day!

HISTORY ALIVE! Presents MARK TWAIN
The activities room hosts a evening program and reenactor portraying Mark Twain at 7:00 p.m.

Celebrated as one of America’s great authors and humorists, Twain shared his observations through writing and speeches as a young country rapidly grew into an international power in the second half of the 19th century.

His best-known novels are The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, but his work includes nonfiction, magazine articles, monographs, and commentaries that provide interesting insight into the American story. Mark Twain was the pen name of Samuel Clemens. Portrayed by Doug Riley. YPP

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Nature Scavenger Hunt
Explore nature and all that it has to offer in a hunt for the all the items on our list! Do you have what it takes to bring all the items back to your naturalist for a prize? We will see!! Grab your list from the office at 11:00 a.m. and let the search begin!

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Event Details

  • Start Date: July 10 - 14, 2019
  • End Date: July 14, 2019

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