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Fall Fest at Woodlands Nature Station

October 23, 2017 | Land Between The Lakes Press Release

Woodlands Nature Station hosts Fall Fest Saturday, November 4, from 10am-4pm. Nature Station admission is $5 ages 13 and up, $3 ages 5-12, free for ages 4 and under. Fall Fest features a variety of forest and migration-themed programs including hayrides, live music, nature crafts, and appearances by Smokey Bear.

“This is a perfect opportunity to bring the whole family, enjoy the fall season, and participate in a variety of outdoor programs and activities,” says John Pollpeter, Lead Naturalist at Woodlands Nature Station.

Hayrides are 40-minutes long, $2 per person, and leave regularly throughout the day. On these staff-led rides, participants will enjoy fun nature activities and great wildlife-viewing opportunities. For more information on the day’s activities, visit

Fall Fest activities include:

  • Throughout the day: Scheduled visits with Smokey Bear
  • Ongoing 10am-4pm “Should I Stay or Should I Go?” Hayrides
  • Ongoing 10am-4pm Fall Nature Crafts: Build an Animal
  • Ongoing 10am-4pm Handcrafted Willow Furniture Making with local craftsman Justin Roberts
  • Ongoing 10am – 4pm Chainsaw Carving Demonstration with local craftsman Justin Driver
  • 12-12:45pm Fall Music Concert: Brio String Ensemble
  • 1:30-2pm Migrate or Hibernate Animal Program
  • 2-2:45pm Fall Music Concert: Brio String Ensemble
  • 3-3:30pm Puppet Show: The Journey of Monica the Monarch
  • 4:30pm-4:50pm Parade of Raptors
To find more information about Land Between the Lakes, log on to the official website at or call 1.800.525.7077 or 270.924.2000.

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