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Leaf Icon Saturday, October 25, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
HIKING SPREE SHIELD ASSISTANCE
You've hiked eight trails to earn this year's hiking shield, but attaching it to your hiking staff may be harder than completing the hikes. Volunteers will gladly attach it fo...  FASN/Visitors Center

Leaf Icon Saturday, October 25, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
OWL PROWL
Explore for owls with Naturalist Mike Greene. Patience and silence are essential when prowling for owls. Program is for ages 6 and older. No dogs, please. We will not be compl...  SC/Pheasant Run

Leaf Icon Sunday, October 26, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
HIKING SPREE FOR DOGS
Dogs and their owners hike with other pets during this annual event. The hike starts promptly at 1 p.m. and takes place on the Buttonbush Trail. Pets must be on leashes (8-foo...  SC/Pheasant Run

Did You Know?

Species of Concern
The Metro Parks are home to the federally threatened northern monkshood and the federally endangered Indiana bat.

Cough, Cough
Native Americans used the inner bark of maple trees to make a cough-relieving tea.





















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