BEAR AWARE – Learn what to look for and what to do if you encounter a bear in the wild.
BEAVER TAILS – Explore the world of these semi-aquatic rodents that call BMP home.
BOBCAT TAILS – Explore the world of bobcats and how this adaptable predator inhabits various terrains.
CANOE/KAYAK TOUR – Easily one of the most enjoyable ways to enjoy Bays Mountain’s Lake. Limit 20 watercraft. Reservations call 229-9447. Beginning July 1, non-member fee is $10.00 per person.
DINING WITH WOLVES – See the wolf pack enjoy a tasty meal. Meet at the Wolf Habitat. Free program.
GUIDED HIKES – Find your next adventure with a guided hike to points of interest within the park. Day hikes will go to the fire tower, cell tower point, and Bays Ridge Trail. Limited to 15 participants. During our night hikes, you will take a stroll along a hiking trail through the woods to hear and see night time activity. Tickets can be purchased on the day of hike at the Nature Center Gift Shop.
HABITAT TOUR – The Appalachian Mountains are home to a variety of animals. Discover their unique habitats as you view them with a park guide.
MOTH VS BUTTERFLY – Can you tell the difference between these two insects? Learn how to identify them.
NATURE CRAFTS – Discover how to turn natural items into great crafts while learning about nature. For all ages. Tickets can be purchased at Nature Center Gift Shop day of activity.
OH, DEER – Learn basic ecology and behaviors of these fascinating creatures.
POND LIFE – Catch and observe critters that live in the shallow water of our lake or beaver pond.
POWER OF POLLINATORS: HUMMINGBIRDS – Learn why these small creatures are important to our ecosystem.