• Photo of the Beaver Marsh by Jeffrey Gibson.

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 09/08/2012, 10/12/2012, 10/20/2012, 10/26/2012, 11/11/2012

    Location: Provided upon registration. | Map Fee Information: $8 child, $5 Conservancy members (unless otherwise noted). Contact Name: Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center Contact Phone Number: 800-642-3297 ext. 100.

There are now year-round opportunities to become a Junior Ranger! Kids ages 7-12 attending three programs earn the 2012 CVNP Junior Ranger badge-six programs earn the CVNP patch. Program locations are given upon registration. Fee: $8 per child, $5 Conservancy members (unless otherwise noted). A parent or guardian is required to attend programs with participating children; no charge for adults. To register call 800-642-3297 ext. 100.

Saturday, September 8
Pollinators in Season
What is a pollinator, and how are they important in CVNP? Join a park ranger on this discovery stroll along the Towpath Trail. 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Friday, October 12
Fall Family Fishing Day
Drop in for a FREE day of fishing fun! Fishing poles and bait provided, or bring your own. Pack your own lunches and drinks. For ages 7 and older. Horseshoe Pond, 10 a.m-2 p.m.

Saturday, October 20
Fossil Fun
Have you ever found a rock that looked like a strange creature? Join us on a fossil-hunting adventure. For ages 7-12.  2-4 p.m.

Friday, October 26
Hooting Owl Hike and Autumn Star Night
Take a short hike to search for owls and try calling them in for a better view. Afterwards we'll use telescopes to gaze at the stars twinkling above. For ages 7-12. 6:30-9 p.m.

Sunday, November 11
Leave No Trace
Care for America's special places by learning "leave no trace" principles. Help with a small project to protect your national park. For ages 7-12. 2-4 p.m.