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WV Gold Rush Activities at Cacapon

April 4, 2019 @ 9:01 pm - April 6, 2019 @ 9:01 pm

There is nothing greater than discovering things outdoors as spring arrives. Have fun with Naturalist Valerie Chaney and attend these activities if visiting for the day or staying at Cacapon.

Friday, April 5, 2019
10:30 a.m. Life Cycle of a Bird: Meet at the Nature Center to read this book. Let’s discover more fun facts about our feathered friends and continue learning their calls. Let’s listen to their calls … Robin, Eastern Bluebird, Carolina Chickadee, Red-winged Black Bird.

11:00 a.m. Bird Bingo: Let’s continue with more fun & interesting facts about birds while playing Bingo! (30 minutes)

11:30 a.m. Nature Walk: Meet at the Nature Center for a walk around the picnic area and lake to observe some of our feathered friends. (30 minutes)

Saturday, April 6, 2019
WV Gold Rush – Golden Rainbow Trout Stocking
Visit www.wvgoldrush.com for statewide information.

Golden Rainbow Trout certificates for successful anglers at Nature Center and Front Desk of Lodge. Fishing Licenses can be purchased if needed at lodge via online purchase. Lodge Restaurant will have a fish-featured lunch and special dinner options.

Sunday, April 7, 2019
10:00 a.m. Hiking on the Laurel Trail: Meet at the Nature Center. Enjoy views of the mountains and upper lake. (1.5 miles moderate hike)

1:00 p.m. Nature Walk: Meet at the Nature Center. Let’s take our viewers and nets to see what insects or amphibians are in or around Cacapon’s Lake. (45 minutes)

Nature Center Hours at Cacapon Resort State Park
April 5, 6, 7 – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Please call 304-258-1022 for more information on nature activities, or email the naturalist, [email protected]

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April 4, 2019 @ 9:01 pm
April 6, 2019 @ 9:01 pm