Cacapon State Park events
Wednesday, July 25
8:30-9:30 a.m. Meet at the Nature Center for a morning bird walk.
11-11:45 a.m. Crafts!: Meet at the Nature Center.
2-3 p.m. Meet the naturalist at the Nature Center to begin study on aquatic invertebrates found in the stream.
4-5 p.m. Meet at the nature Center to see who can find the ugliest bug in Cacapon.
7:30 p.m. Special Program Tonight: Meet at the tales told by WV's greatest liar Bil Lepp, in the Washington Room at the Lodge. All ages.
Thursday, July 26
10-11 a.m. Ridge Trail: Go to the Naure Center to begin this 1 1/2 mile hike.
11-11:30 a.m. Join at the Nature Center for this eyewitness series movie on how animals are able to survive in the wild.
4:30-5:30 p.m. Take a step back in time and discover the park's history. Take a short walk and talk about the Civilian Conervation Corp and the legacy they left behind. Camp Morgan was located here.
8-9 p.m. Meet the naturalist at the Nature Center in the picnic area to learn more about the most feared night creature.
Friday, July 27
11-11:30 a.m. Which bear can run at 30 miles per hour? How did the Teddy Bear get its name? Join for this afternoon movie in the Nature Center.
1:30-2:30 p.m. Join the naturalist for this relaxing walk to discover wildflower folklore and medicinal values at the lodge to hike and learn.
4-5 p.m. Learn the basics of reading a compass and test yourself on a simple orienteering course. Meet at the Nature Center.
7:30-8:30 p.m. Deer Stroll: Meet the naturalist at the lodge.
Saturday, July 28
8 a.m. 4th Annual 5K run/walk race: Join us at the Gazebo to sign up for race. Medals to the top male and female three winners in each age group. Registration fee begins 7 a.m.
2-3 p.m. Tracks Among Us: Meet at the Nature Center to make a plaster of paris track to take home.
4-4:30 p.m. Meet at the sand volleyball court for a fun family-oriented volleyball game.
8-9 p.m. Cacapon Campfire: Meet at the Campfire Circle beside the Nature Center for a marshmallow roasting.
Sunday, July 29
10-11 a.m. Piney Ridge: Meet the naturalist at the lodge for this 3/4 mile interpretive trail.
1-1:30 p.m. Nature Bingo: Meet at the Nature Center.
3-3:30 p.m. Ultimate Frisbee: Go to the Nature Center to begin this fun game of frisbee.