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Things to Do at Cacapon
October 22, 2020 @ 1:01 am - October 26, 2020 @ 1:01 am
Crisp autumn air and autumn color invites you enjoy activities planned by Park Naturalist Valerie Chaney at Cacapon Resort State Park.
Thursday, October 22, 2020
10:00 a.m. Spirit of Cacapon
Meet at the Nature Center to take a short walk and discover how the CCC boys, the Civilian Conservation Corps, left their mark on Cacapon.
2:00 p.m. The CCC Boys: A West Virginia Legacy
The CCC boys left a legacy that can still be enjoyed all over WV in the forests they planted and parks they helped to build. Meet the Naturalist at the Nature Center to watch a movie about this WV legacy. (30 minutes)
Friday, October 23, 2020
11:00 a.m. WV Tree ID Walk
Let’s discover some common WV trees and some ways to identify them.
2:00 p.m. WV Wildlife Pelts
Stop by the nature center to experience firsthand a variety of wildlife pelts.
Saturday, October 24, 2020
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Hayrides
Enjoy the fall colors and scenery as you ride through the Middle Fork cabin area. Rides leave every half hour starting at nature center. First come first served, while social distancing must be maintained at all times.
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Dutch Oven Cooking
Join park volunteers and park naturalist by the Nature Center Campfire Circle to enjoy learning about the history, a variety of techniques, and to sample some BBQ and Campfire desserts.
Sunday, October 25, 2020
3:00 p.m. Irish Road Bowling
Come out and see what the fun of bowling a cannon ball down the road is all about! First come, first served until teams are full.
Monday, October 26, 2020
10:00 a.m. Tai Chi
This class will help increase balance, flexibility, and focus on connection to mind, body, & spirit. Held at the Gazebo in park picnic area.
Check bulletin boards for nature center hours and additional activities mid-week.
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