Forest Scout Program: Step out of the noisy, busy world of city life and into the serene beauty of a mature forest. Join our trained naturalists as you learn to walk respectfully with our wild neighbors of North Creek Forest. This is a great opportunity to earn your scout badges or just explore and discover. Friends of North Creek Forest is pleased to announce our pilot community programming with a nod towards the Boy Scouts, who have a long history in this place. When: Starting weekends in March 2017 - you select the time that works for your group What: 2 hour guided observation hikes and forest games Cost: Suggested donation of $10/child Who: Ages 6 to 12, Groups of 8-15, with at least 1 parent chaperone Learn how to:
Walk respectfully through the forest
Follow the leave no trace principles
Practice close sensory observations
Six essentials needed for any hiking trip
Read and design a map
To sign up, email Alice Tsoodle at Alice@friendsnorthcreekforest.org
Lunchtime Power Hikes: Coming soon... Lunchtime power hikes through the North Creek forest for those who have goals and need a break from the office/ school. Beginning April 28th, every Wednesday at noon!
Interpretative Hikes with Trained Naturalists: Coming soon... Hike through the forest with a trained naturalist. Learn about the cultural and natural history of the North Creek Forest. Beginning April 28th, Fridays and Saturdays from 10am to 12pm.