Fall Fest at Land Between the Lakes
Celebrate the fall season at the Nature Station with our annual Fall Festival! Activities include hayrides, puppet show, live music, Smokey Bear visits, a nature hike, crafts, and more.
Visit with Smokey! – Throughout the Day
Smokey Bear will be making appearances at scheduled times throughout the day. Bring a camera because Smokey loves to pose for pictures with the young and young at heart!
Fall Hayrides! – 10am-4pm
Come and enjoy a classic fall hayride! See the sights and sounds of the fall season, while we look for wildlife and fall colors and get a little goofy with some fun nature activities. Rides run regularly throughout the day. Each ride lasts approximately 30 minutes.
$2 per person. No charge for children ages 2 & under. Fee is separate from Nature Station admission. Limited seating. Sign up at Nature Station Front Desk Saturday. Trips depart regularly throughout day. Dress for weather.
Fall Nature Craft – 10am-4pm
There is no better way to celebrate the season than to enjoy creating a fall craft using natural materials.
Jack-O-Lantern Jamboree – 11-11:45am
Happy belated Halloween to the Nature Station’s animals! Leftover jack-o-lanterns make great containers to stuff with festive feasts for our critters. Help us prepare some super snacks for the bobcat, vultures, and more. Then watch as the animals try to figure out how to open up their pumpkin presents and chow down!
Fall Music Set: Brio String Ensemble (morning set) – 12-12:45pm
Brio is back! Come enjoy our returning musical guest, Brio String Ensemble. This talented group is one of the best youth string ensembles in the area, playing everything from classical, to pop, to old-time fiddle music. Check out their website at www.briostrings.com.
Sense of the Season Hike – 1-2pm
The smell of pumpkin spice and the sight of scarecrows may be the signs of Autumn near you, but what happens in the woods of Land Between The Lakes? Join us for a staff-led 1-mile hike, as we explore the changing season, with more than just our eyes.
Ideal for home educators.
Fall Music Concert: Brio String Ensemble (afternoon set) – 2-2:45pm
Brio is back! Come enjoy our returning musical guest, Brio String Ensemble. This talented group is one of the best youth string ensembles in the area, playing everything from classical to pop, to old-time fiddle music. Check out their website at www.briostrings.com.
Puppet Show: The Lorax – 3-3:30pm
Gather ‘round to hear the Onceler’s tale of the Lorax and the Truffula Trees, brought to life with puppets! Will the Lorax save the day? Come to Nature Station to find out!
For more information call 270-924-2299 or visit landbetweenthelakes.us
Woodlands Nature Station at Land Between The Lakes 3146 Silver Trail Rd., Golden Pond, Kentucky 42211 View Map
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