August Events

Friday 8/10

6:00 pm, Welcome to Wyalusing:
Stop by the Nature Center to find out all this fantastic park has to offer. Whether this is your first trip to Wyalusing or a return visitor, you will find information to help you enjoy your visit. Duration: 30 min presentation followed by Q and A.


Saturday 8/11

9:00 am, Canoe hike:
Come along as we explore the canoe trail on the backwaters of the Mississippi river. We will find out about the life and history of the upper Mississippi river. Use your own canoe/kayak or rent one from the Friends of Wyalusing Concession stand. Duration: 2-3 hours of easy to moderate paddling. Meet at the boat landing.


6:00 pm, History walk:
On this easy stroll you will learn about the people and cultures that visited Wyalusing before you as your guide explains the fascinating human history the park. Duration: about 1hr.
Meet at the Concession Stand.




Thursday 8/16

6:00 pm, Mammals of Wyalusing. Everybody loves our wild furry neighbors. Stop by the Nature Center and hear about many of the more interesting other mammals that inhabit our neck of the woods. Duration: about 45min



Friday 8/24

6:00 pm, Welcome to Wyalusing:
Stop by the Nature Center to find out all this fantastic park has to offer. Whether this is your first trip to Wyalusing or a return visitor, you will find information to help you enjoy your visit. Duration: 30 min presentation followed by Q and A.



Saturday 8/25

9:00 am, Canoe hike:
Come along as we explore the canoe trail on the backwaters of the Mississippi river. We will find out about the life and history of the upper Mississippi river. Use your own canoe/kayak or rent one from the Friends of Wyalusing Concession stand. Duration: 2-3 hours of easy to moderate paddling. Meet at the boat landing.


6:00 pm, History walk:
On this easy stroll you will learn about the people and cultures that visited Wyalusing before you as your guide explains the fascinating human history the park. Duration: about 1hr.
Meet at the Concession Stand.


Thursday 8/30

6:00 pm Fishes and Fishing on the upper Mississippi river
Angling on the big river has challenges and rewards you don't usually find on inland waters. We will talk about some of unusual fish you might encounter on you trip as well as tips an techniques for more fun, success and safety on the big river. Whether you are a novice or seasoned river angler, join us and learn or share information about fish and fishing. Duration: depends on the interaction of the group.