Fall Scavenger Hunt Hike

Mahr Park Arboretum is kicking off fall with a fun and challenging hike with a scavenger hunt! The hike will be led by Kimberly Shaw.  Meet at the Welcome Center dressed for the weather. Call (270) 584-9017 for more information. 

Kayaking Under the Moon

Experience nature after dark along the shorelines from a kayak or canoe. This nighttime experience at Mahr Park Arboretum will be led by Maria Bailey. Kayaks are available to rent from Mahr Park Arboretum or you can bring your own.  Meet at the Welcome Center dressed for the weather. Call (270) 584-9017 for more information. 

Creatures of the Night Hike

Learn about the nocturnal creatures that might be seen or heard on a night hike in the woods at Mahr Park Arboretum. This guided hike will be led by Amanda Donnelly.  Meet at the Welcome Center dressed for the weather. Call (270) 584-9017 for more information. 

Fun in the Sun, Summer Solstice Hike

Let’s get ready for summer and longer days while enjoying a nature hike at Mahr Park Arboretum! The Fun in the Sun, Summer Solstice Hike will be led by Maria Bailey. A summer-themed activity will follow the hike.  Meet at the Welcome Center dressed for the weather. Call (270) 584-9017 for more information. 

Fun Phone Photography Hike

The Fun Phone Photography Hike is the final hike in Mahr Park Arboretum’s Spring Hiking Series. It will be led by Kimberley Shaw and Kelly Gates. Hiking participants will have an opportunity to take pictures of nature with their phones that may be used on social media.  Meet at the Welcome Center dressed for the…

National Dog Walking Day Hike

The final hike in Mahr Park Arboretum’s Winter Family Hike series. The National Dog Walking Day Hike will be led by Chip Tate. Dogs aren’t normally allowed on the Family Nature Hikes; not because they aren’t loved or wanted, but because not everyone is comfortable around dogs. This hike is dedicated to our best fur…

Winter Family Nature Hike

The third hike in Mahr Park Arboretum’s Winter Family Hike series. The “Winter Family Nature Hike” will be led by Kim Shaw. Join the first Family Nature Hike of 2020 and find out what nature looks and feels like in January. An inside activity or craft will follow the hike.  Meet at the Welcome Center…

Winter Solstice Hike

The second hike in Mahr Park Arboretum’s Winter Hike Series. The “Winter Solstice Hike” will be led by Virginia Call. Observe the shortest day of the year with a short family nature hike followed by something warm to drink and an indoor activity or craft.  Meet at the Welcome Center dressed for the weather. Call…