Hobbs State Park Offers a Variety of Programs Over Spring Break

 

Saturday March 21             

 

Shaddox Hollow Hike                    9-11 am                    2 hours                 Hwy 303 trailhead

Interpreter Rebekah guides you on a 1 ½ mile hike on one of the nicest trails in the Park.

 

Furry Factoids                Stop by from 1-4 pm                      3 hours           Visitor Center

Have you ever had a random fact running around your mind?  Want some more?  Join a Park volunteer to learn some of the fun facts associated with our northwest Arkansas mammals.

 

Something  about Snakes       2 p.m.                   30 minutes            Visitor Center

Join Interpreter Rebekah to learn about our slithery northwest Arkansas friends.

 

Fly Fishing Workshop           12 – 4 p.m.             4 hours                     Visitor Center

Nationally-known fisherwoman Sallyann Brown shares a wealth of information on Fly Fishing.  Pre-registration and pre-payment required.  $35.00 + tax   Call 479-789-5000

 

Messier Marathon                    6:30 p.m.  –   9   p.m.                           Visitor Center

Free public program at 6:30 p.m. followed by night viewing

 

 

Sunday March 22

 

Ozark  Plateau Trail Hike                  11 a.m.          30 minutes           Ozark Plateau Trail

Join Interpreter Steve to learn the destination of a trail.

 

Fly Tying Workshop                          12 – 4 p.m.             4 hours       Visitor Center

Join Sallyann Brown and learn to tie your own flies.  Preregistration and prepayment required:   Cost $35.00 + tax.  Call:  479-789-5000

 

Rocks                    Stop by from      1-4 p.m.                     3 hours                Visitor Center

Have you ever been curious about the rocks of northwest Arkansas?  Join a Park volunteer.  He will help you easily understand some of our most common rocks.

 

Wednesday March 25

Spring  Break Boat Cruise              2 – 3:30 p.m.      1 ½ hours       Beaver Lake

Get rid of cabin fever and get out on the water.  Adults $10 + tax   6-11   $5 + tax  Preregistration and prepayment required.  Call:  479-789-5000

 

March 25, 26, + 27

Spring Break Day Camp   March 25 - 27     9 a.m. – 3 p.m.    6 hours     Visitor Center

Looking for nature-based activities for Day Camp for your 9-12 year old?  $50 + tax    Call for reservations and prepayment for these 3 days of fun.    479-789-5000

 

Saturday March 28

Ozark  Plateau Trail Hike                  10 a.m.          30 minutes    Ozark Plateau Trail

Interpreter Rebekah will be your trail guide for this free hike.

 

Caves                         1 p.m.                30 minutes               Visitor Center

Interpreter Rebekah shows you the ins and outs of caves including what “karst” means.

 

Sinking Stream Hike                3 p.m.                    45 minutes             Sinking Stream Trail

Interpreter Rebekah takes you into the woods on an easy ½ mile hike to learn more about Mother Nature

 

Mammal Skulls         Stop by from   1-4 p.m.          15 minutes                Visitor Center

A Park volunteer has you guessing what mammal he’s talking about.  Join the fun.

 

Fly Tying Workshop                          12 – 4 p.m.             4 hours       Visitor Center

Join Sallyann Brown and learn to tie your own flies.  Preregistration and prepayment required:   Cost $35.00 + tax.  Call:  479-789-5000

 

 

For more information call:  479-789-5000