Entries by Hannah

Owl Prowl

What lurks in the night at Bays Mountain Park? Join us for the Owl Prowl, where we’ll track down an elusive nocturnal predator that calls Bays Mountain home: the owl! Owl Prowl | 8 – 9 p.m. September 11 October 9 November 13 Owl Prowls begin with a lively program where guests get to meet […]

Night Hikes

Experience Bays Mountain Park at night! You’ll use your senses to discover the amazing ways nocturnal animals survive during the night. This unique hike is open to all ages, but since it will be dark and on uneven terrain, we ask that parents don’t bring children who need to be carried or who are not […]

National Public Lands Day

Many hands make light work! Grab your work gloves and prepare to show BMP a little love on September 26, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The work day will include trail blazing, litter removal, and invasive plant species removal. Sign up for one project listed below that you want to help with. Register for this […]

Paddling Programs

Now’s your chance to enjoy Bays Mountain Park’s iconic reservoir from a new perspective. Join us for a paddling program this summer! Programs include Kayak Lessons, Evening Canoe/Kayak Tours, and lake tours focused on the beavers and waterfowl that live in and around the reservoir. For all programs, attendees must provide their own kayak/canoe, paddle, […]

Wolf Video Series

Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium is bringing you a series of blog posts and videos to make sure you can still learn about and appreciate nature, even as you’re spending more time at home. Hope you enjoy! ————— Our pack of grey wolves is one of our iconic exhibits at the park. Though we can’t […]

The Planet Venus

Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium is bringing you a series of blog posts and videos to make sure you can still learn about and appreciate nature, even as you’re spending more time at home. Hope you enjoy! ————— Learn about the planet Venus and how to view it in the sky.

Solar System & Galaxy Walks

Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium is bringing you a series of blog posts and videos to make sure you can still learn about and appreciate nature, even as you’re spending more time at home. Hope you enjoy! ————— In this video from our Planetarium staff, you’ll learn about the Solar System on an interactive tour/walk! […]

Virtual Wildflowers #4

Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium is bringing you a series of blog posts and videos to make sure you can still learn about and appreciate nature, even as you’re spending more time at home. Hope you enjoy! ————— Virtual Wildflowers | April 15 by Ranger Bob Culler All photographs copyright Bob Culler, 2020   In […]

Virtual Wildflowers #3

Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium is bringing you a series of blog posts and videos to make sure you can still learn about and appreciate nature, even as you’re spending more time at home. Hope you enjoy! ————— Virtual Wildflowers | April 7 by Ranger Bob Culler All photographs copyright Bob Culler, 2020   Spring […]

Kids’ Activities

Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium is bringing you a series of blog posts and videos to make sure you can still learn about and appreciate nature, even as you’re spending more time at home. Hope you enjoy! ————— Keeping your kids busy can be a task and a half right now. To help you out […]