Peninsula’s Special Events in 2012


2012 Like to Hike Pin

2012 Like to Hike Pin

Peninsula announces its 2012 program theme: Taking Flight. Monarch tagging, bat watches, and shorebird art will supplement ever-popular trail hikes and campfire sing-alongs. This year’s Like to Hike pin features the monarch butterfly, too. Watch for weekly schedules posted on campground bulletin boards, various media outlets including this website or phone 920-854-5976.

Details forthcoming on the following special events:

Smokey Bear Visits Peninsula Memorial Day Weekend, July 3, Labor Day Weekend, on October 6 at Smokey Bear’s Spook-tacular Forest event

St. Paddy’s Day Campfire Saturday, March 17.

Woodsy Egg Hunt Saturday, April 7.

Earth Work Play Day Friday, April 27. 1- 3 p.m.

Nature Center Volunteer Training Monday, May 21. 9 – 11 a.m.

Free Fishing Weekend Saturday & Sunday, June 2 & 3.

Wisconsin State Parks Open House Sunday, June 3. Park vehicle sticker not required. Complimentary tours of Eagle Bluff Lighthouse.

Talking Tombstones Thursday, June 21. 10 a.m. – 12 Noon. Blossomburg Cemetery.

Fur Trader at the Nature Center Friday, July 13, to Thursday, July 19.

Smokey Bear’s Spook-tacular Forest Saturday, October 6. 5 – 8 p.m. Candlelit trail starts at amphitheater parking lot.