Adult, Family, & Kids Programs

Fun and nature education enrichment were always a priority, but safety, new experiences, building friendships, responsibilities, and respect were introduced as well.
-Karla Spaulding, Fredericksburg, Virginia
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November Night Hike

AGES 8-Adult

Listen for owls and search for the stars! Follow a woodland path by moonlight (but bring a flashlight or headlamp with red-light setting). Hike will be held in the Ashland Watershed; however, we will meet at Safeway (585 Siskiyou Blvd, Ashland OR) and caravan to the trailhead from there. Please wear footwear with good traction and dress for the weather. We will hike approximately 2.5 miles. Minimum age 8 (must attend with paying adult). REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Thursday, November 7th, 10am.

Date: Friday, November 8th
Time: 7-9pm (please be on time)
Meet: Safeway Parking Lot, Ashland OR
Fee: $12 per person (ages 8-Adult)

Mountain Lion Print (internet image)

Mountain Lion Print (internet image)

Tracks Along the Trail!

AGES 7-13

Has a cougar been prowling along the path? Which way was that jackrabbit headed? Are those raccoon or possum prints? Take a walk through North Mountain Nature Park, and along Bear Creek, looking for common animal tracks, learning simple clues to identification! Make a plaster cast to take home! For Kids ages 7-13 (9 and under must attend with non-paying adult). REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Thursday, November 7, 10am.

Date: Saturday, November 9, 2019
Time: 3-4:30pm (please be on time)
Meet: North Mountain Park Nature Center Pavilion, Ashland, OR
Fee: $15 per person (ages 7-13)