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Events & Experiences!

EXPERIENCE our Park and Communities!

Does your family like to stay busy with fun activities during vacation? We want to help you to have EXPERIENCES while you're here; making memories, soaking in the beautiful sites, absorbing the local culture.

Below we will list activities and planned events that are taking place at the lodge and in the park, as well as links to area partners for fun activities located in our surrounding communities!

Read about park activities here: Deer Creek Park Activities


Lodge Events

All lodge events have been postponed. Check back soon!



Naturalist Programs & State Park Events

>> ODNR has suspended all naturalist programs <<

All Lodge & Park programs and Nature Center hours are subject to change. Programs and events are weather dependent unless otherwise noted. Notify the Lodge or Naturalist (depending on activity) if special accommodations are needed for your participation. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times, no exceptions.

Naturalist: Andy Yurasek


Local Events Links & Information: