National Kids to Parks Day
From May 17, 2014 10:00 am until May 17, 2014 3:00 pm
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10 a.m. to Noon - GPS Adventure
Navigate to the Visitor Center and discover the family friendly activity of Geocaching. Find hidden treasures using a GPS unit and become ready to embark on your own GPS adventure! Be sure to tour the newly remodeled Visitor Center; another place where Nature meets Technology!
(The park supplies GPS units for the program or you can bring your own - Space is limited, please call (540) 845-6245 to pre-register.)
2 to 3 p.m. - Snakes Alive!
Slither on down to the Visitor Center for an in depth look into the fascinating lives of some local reptiles. Gain understanding as we decipher fact from fiction, you can even touch a live snake and stay for the feeding!
Both programs are free. Regular parking fees apply.
After the GPS program is the perfect time to rent one of the units you just learned how to use to embark on your own Geocaching adventure. Or maybe check out one of our Family Activity Park Packs is more your speed? There are a variety of ways to enjoy and explore your Virginia State Parks!