National Kids To Parks Day at Caledon
From May 17, 2014 8:00 am until May 17, 2014 9:00 pm Save to calendar
Posted by William Schrack
Categories: Virginia (VA)
Celebrate youth and the great outdoors with the staff at Caledon. We will be holding a wide range of programs for families as we participate in this national event. Programs for the day include: 8:00-Noon You too Can Kayak- for children 12-16. Learn the basics of flatwater kayaking. We will go over safety, equipment, and the different strokes. The program will conclude with a paddle trip into Caledon Marsh to view the heron rookery, a beaver dam, and a bald eagle nest. Limited to 14 paddlers. 10:00-noon Fossil Find- discover the incredible and complex geological history and find out if there are sharks & dinosaurs in the Potomac River. 2:00-3:30 I Spy Hayride- take a wagon ride through the Caledon forest to see some amazing wildlife. Check off things on the scavenger hunt list to find out how eagle eyed you are. 7:00-9:00 Owl Prowl- join the Caledon staff to find out who is hooting in the woods. All programs are free but space is limited so reservations are recommended. For more info and to make reservations contact the park.