Tag Archives: Hike

Candlelight Ski, Snowshoe and Hike

Description:Our annual Candlelight Ski, Snowshoe & Hike! Come out and explore the park trails by candlelight, starting & ending by campfires & snacks at Hartman Lake Shelter. There will be ski trails around Pope Lake, and hiking trails around Hartman Lake and in the woods north of the lake. Purchase your park pass early and […]

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Wild Wetlands Naturalist Program

Wild Wetlands                                        Saturday, July 13, 10:00 a.m. What makes a wetland a wetland?  Who lives there?  Explore some of the many wetlands at Hartman Creek State Park.  We will take a short hike and then get a close-up look at these amazing ecosystems – collecting samples and specimens so make sure to wear insect repellent. […]

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Hartman Hiker Challenge

Hartman Hiker Challenge –  Oak Ridge/Ice Age Trail Thursday, July 11, 9:00 a.m. The 3rd guided hike in our hiker challenge, this trail showcases some of the interesting geological features of the park.  There will be some hills to climb and descend on this 1.5 mile route. Meet at the at the Athletic Field All […]

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The Trail of the Bluebird ~ Naturalist Program

The Trail of the Bluebird  Wednesdays, July 3 and 10, 9:00 a.m. Be a part of bluebird conservation!  Join the naturalist in checking  the bluebird nest boxes in the park.  Get up close and personal with the eggs and chicks of bluebirds or other cavity nesters. Ages 10 and up, no pets please. Meet at […]

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Bird Beaks, Feet, and Wings

Bird Beaks, Feet, and Wings                       Saturday, July 6, 2-4 p.m.                             The shape of a bird’s beak, feet, or wings can tell you a lot about that bird’s lifestyle.  What does it eat?  How fast can it fly?  Does it use its feet to perch or to hunt?  Fly down to the Naturalist’s booth to […]

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The History of Hartman Creek

The History of Hartman Creek           Saturday, July 6, 9:00 a.m.                Hartman Creek State Park was many things before it became the park you know and love.  Join the Naturalist on a guided walk and learn the story behind the park.  This hike will cover a few miles, so please wear comfortable hiking shoes.    We […]

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Bird Watching Hike

Bird Watching Hike                                        Friday, July 5, 8:00 a.m. You are never too young to start birding.  Kids bring your parents and join the naturalist as we learn how to get started bird watching.  We will take a short hike and make bird feeders afterwards. Meet at the Hellestad House All events are free with […]

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The Trail of the Bluebird ~ Naturalist Program

The Trail of the Bluebird  Wednesdays, July 3 and 10, 9:00 a.m. Be a part of bluebird conservation!  Join the naturalist in checking  the bluebird nest boxes in the park.  Get up close and personal with the eggs and chicks of bluebirds or other cavity nesters. Ages 10 and up, no pets please. Meet at […]

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