Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

2017 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.

2017 5th of July Thunder Wednesday

Presented By:
Touchstone Energy & Hueston Woods Lodge

Cookout and DJ from 5 - 10PM

Please bring your own lawn chairs or blanket.

No coolers permitted.

Fireworks at dusk.

Sponsored by:
Butler Rural Electric Cooperative
US Hotel & Resort Management, Inc
& Visitor's Bureau of Hueston Woods Region

July 2017 - Nature Center Activities

Wednesdays
10AM  Archery – Meet at the Indian Mound in the Campground to learn the art of the bow.
11AM  BB Gun Basics– Meet at the Indian Mound in the Campground to learn some gun safety practices and test your aim. 
2PM 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 Wednesday.

Thursdays
10AM  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.
2PM  Birds of Prey - Meet at the Nature Center to get a close look at some winged predators.

Fridays
11AM  Nature Yoga - Meet at the Nature Center to join the naturalist in nature inspired basic moves.  Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear.
12PM 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 Friday.
2PM 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 Friday.
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.
2PM  Fossil/Creeking Expedition– Meet at the Nature Center to follow a Naturalist to one of the great fossil collection sites around the park and learn about past and present aquatic life.  Bring your vehicle; we will drive to the location.
3PM  Birds of Prey - Meet at the Nature Center to get a close look at some winged predators.
4PM  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.
6PM  Reptile Show - Meet at the Nature Center for a discussion about our scaly residents.

Sundays
10AM 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 Sunday.
1PM  Nature Center Exploration - Meet at the Nature Center to take a Naturalist guided tour.