Nature Activities at Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Nature-based and outdoor activities planned at Blackwater Falls State Park typically begin at the nature center and are free to attend, unless indicated. With autumn approaching, enjoy getting outdoors. FRIDAY, August 20, 2021 Nature Center Hours today are from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. Birds and Blooms Join park naturalist, Paulita Cousin, for […]

Mid-week Activities at Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Naturalist Paulita Cousin invites you to the nature-based and outdoor activities planned at Blackwater Falls State Park during the week. Activities typically begin at the nature center and are free to attend, unless indicated. With autumn approaching, enjoy getting outdoors. If you are a birder, Paulita can help you with areas to visit if you're […]

Activities at Bluestone

Bluestone State Park H.C. 78, Box 3, Hinton, WV

Naturalist and educator Jonathan Lipscomb invites you to the planned activities at Bluestone State Park the weekend of August 27-29, 2021. Unless indicates, activities are free to attend. Join in and have fun. FRIDAY, August 27, 2021 4:30pm: Spoon Carving and Regional History: Join me at the shelter behind the activities building to learn about […]

Mid-week Activities at Cacapon

Cacapon Resort State Park

TaiChi is a class to help increase valance, flexibility and focus on connection to mind, body and spirit. Join us at the nature center at 10:00AM, Monday November 8, 2021 […]

Mid-week Activities at Cacapon

Cacapon Resort State Park

Enjoy activities that begin or shared at the nature center. The Cacapon Nature Center is typically open from 10:00AM - 4:30PM from Tuesday - Sunday. Programs are free to attend […]

Mid-week Activities at Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Wintry weather welcomes you to planned activities at Blackwater Falls State Park December 26 to 30, 2021. Activities begin or are conducted at the Nature Center unless indicated. Sunday, December 26, 2021 Nature Center Open: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 11:00 a.m. Weather & Craft Enjoy this whirl- wind tour of Earth’s turbulent atmosphere and […]

Weekend Activities at Cacapon

Cacapon Resort State Park

Take advantage of these free activities at Cacapon State Park February 10 - 13, 2022. To enjoy the Valentine Buffet at Cacapon Dining Room on Saturday, February 12, be a […]

Blackwater Falls: Activities

Blackwater Falls State Park

Join Park Naturalist Pauita Cousin and staff for interpretative programs and hike about the nature and heritage of Blackwater Falls State Park, March 9-11, 2022 Wednesday, March 9, 2022 Nature […]

Spring Activities: Pipestem

Pipestem Resort State Park

Pipestem Resort sits on the east rim of the Bluestone River Gorge, which carves through the plateau to the scenic Bluestone River 1,200 feet below. Visit the Nature Center, which […]

Birding: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Let’s go bird watching and check out the nature center today at Blackwater Falls, March 23, 2022. 9:00 a.m. Birds Around A Lake Join the park naturalist to walk along […]

Spring Nature Fling-NPS: Babcock

Babcock State Park 486 Babcock Road, Clifftop, WV

Early April through mid-May 2022 in Southern West Virginia. Celebrate the glories of spring in Appalachia from the rim of the gorge to the river! Explore the area’s natural diversity and […]

Bluebirds: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Bluebirds make people happy. On Saturday, April 30, 2022 at Blackwater Falls nature center you can make a bluebird nesting box, learn how to maintain the box and enjoy a […]

Spring Nature Fling-NPS: Hawks Nest

Hawks Nest State Park

A warbler walk. Early April through mid-May 2022 in Southern West Virginia celebrates the glories of spring in Appalachia from the rim of the gorge to the river! Explore the area’s natural diversity and contribute as a citizen scientist at New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, Tamarack Marketplace, Beckley Art Center, and the state […]

Spring Nature Fling-NPS: Little Beaver

Little Beaver State Park 1402 Grandview Road, Beaver, WV

Southern West Virginia celebrates the glories of spring in Appalachia from the rim of the gorge to the river! Explore the area’s natural diversity and contribute as a citizen scientist […]

Mountain State Bird Discovery Weekend: Blackwater Falls 

Blackwater Falls State Park

This is the ultimate birding weekend for advanced and beginning birders! The weekend is designed to see and listen to birds in scenic mountain habitats with well-known naturalist/guide Bill Beatty […]

Wing of Wonder, Birds of Prey: Cedar Creek

Cedar Creek State Park 2947 Cedar Creek Rd., Glenville, WV

Live birds of prey at Cedar Creek State Park are presented by the Three Rivers Avian Center (TRAC) on Friday, June 10, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. The educational birds are […]

Wing of Wonder, Birds of Prey: Chief Logan

Chief Logan Lodge

Live birds of prey at Chief Logan State Park are presented by the Three Rivers Avian Center (TRAC) on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. The educational birds are […]

Wings of Wonder-TRAC: Cacapon

Cacapon Resort State Park

"Who cooks for me, who cooks for you all?" A wise owl asks on July 7, 2022 at Cacapon Resort State Park. Join us for a Birds of Prey Show and Tell at 7:00 p.m. at the Park Gazebo. The presentation is by Three Rivers Avian Center of Brooks WV and features live birds of […]

Wing of Wonder, Birds of Prey: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

​Live birds of prey at Blackwater Falls State Park is presented by Three Rivers Avian Center on July 13, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. The educational birds are a great opportunity […]

Early Birds Walk: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Early Birds Walk with leader: Aaron Graham Join Friends of Blackwater in association with Blackwater Falls State Park for a morning of birding around the trails around Pendleton Lake as […]