Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

2016 Calendar of Events

To see a listing of all the activities and events in our area and create your own travel itinerary, visit Ohio's tourism Website at www.discoverohio.com.

NATURALIST PROGRAMS
HUESTON WOODS STATE PARK

AUGUST
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Wednesdays  1PM Trail of the Week – Meet at the Nature Center for a hike thru a scenic forest.  Please wear appropriate footwear.  Bring your vehicle; we will drive to the trailhead.
3PM Birds of Prey - Meet at the Nature Center to get a close look at some of Ohio’s winged predators.

Thursdays  10AM-12PM Canoe Excursion - Meet at the Marina to learn canoeing basics and then take a guided canoe trip on Acton Lake.  Space is limited.  Sign up begins at the Marina at 9AM on Thursdays.
1PM-3PM Kayak Excursion - Meet at the Marina to learn kayaking basics and then take a guided kayak trip on Acton Lake.  Space is limited.  Sign up begins at the Marina at 9AM on Thursdays.

Fridays  11AM Big Woods Hike - Meet at the Nature Center to journey to an old growth forest.  Please wear appropriate footwear.  Bring your vehicle; we will drive to the trailhead.
3PM Basic Archery – Meet at the Indian Mound in the Campground to learn the art of the bow.
6PM Pontoon Excursion – Meet at the Marina for a Naturalist led boat tour of Acton Lake.  Seats are limited.  Sign up begins at the Marina at 9AM on Friday.
9PM Campfire – Meet at the Indian Mound in the Campground to have a Naturalist answer questions and provide park info leading up to the Night Hike.
9:30PM Night Hike – Meet at the Indian Mound in the Campground for a night time adventure.  Please wear appropriate footwear.  No flashlights needed; we will hike by moonlight.

Saturdays  11AM Wildlife Invasion - Meet at the Lodge for a look at some of Ohio’s wild animals.
1PM Hooked on Fishing – Meet at the Marina to try your luck at casting a line.  Bait and tackle are provided but are limited.
3PM Birds of Prey - Meet at the Nature Center to get a close look at some winged predators.
4PM Creeking - Meet at the Four Mile Creek Picnic Area to explore an aquatic habitat and find what creatures are living below the surface.
6PM Reptile Repast - Meet at the Nature Center for a discussion about our scaly residents. Meet them face to face and observe them during feeding time.

Sundays 11AM Fossil Expedition – Meet at the Nature Center to follow a Naturalist to one of the great fossil collection sites around the park.  Bring your vehicle; we will drive to the collection site.
1PM Afternoon Stroll – Meet at the Nature Center for a hike thru a scenic forest.  Please wear appropriate footwear.  Bring your vehicle; we will drive to the trailhead.