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Activities & Things to Do at Babcock

July 18th and July 19th

Summer Naturalist Abby will be at the Glade Creek Grist Mill.
Stop by any time between 10:00-12:00pm or
1:00-5:50pm to learn the history of Babcock’s iconic mill!
Open to the public without fee.

Thursday July 20th 

Animal Trackers
9:00 – 10:00am**
Come join the Naturalist at Boley Lake to see what our park wildlife was up to last night.

Upcycled Wind Spinners
Come to the Activity Shelter to make beautifully recycled wind wakers!

Be Bear Friendly
1:00 – 2:00pm**
Join us at the Manns Creek Picnic Area for some important bear etiquette!

Spirit Animal Crafts
3:00 – 4:00pm
Come to the Manns Creek Picnic Area to paint a mask of your Native American spirit animal.

Friday July 21st

Busy Benthic Bugs
9:00 – 10:00am**
Come to Boley Lake as we dip our nets and see what bugs indicate a healthy lake!

#Babcock Rocks
11:00 – 12:00pm
Take a Rock, Leave a Rock. Come to the Manns Creek Picnic Area to join us in the latest geocache craze!

1:00 – 2:00pm**
Come to the Manns Creek Game Court to experience one of nature’s greatest defenses!

Night Hike 8:30 – 9:30pm**
Join the Naturalist at Boley Lake as we explore our nocturnal senses and neighbors.

Saturday July 22nd

Beginner Bird Walk
9:00 – 10:00am**
Join us at the Lake as we practice our bird spotting skills. No binoculars or experience required!

Babcock Art Tributes
11:00 – 12:00pm
Come to the Manns Creek Picnic Area to draw a picture of your favorite part of our park!

Native American Games
1:00 – 2:00pm
Come to the Manns Creek Game Court to play some games that can sharpen your skills.

CCC History Hike
3:00 – 4:00pm**
Meet us at by the Grist Mill as we take a walk through Babcock’s history.

Find More Fun at these Days and Hours

Park Office:
8:00am – 7:00pm Mon-Fri and from
10:00am – 6:00pm Sat-Sun

Glade Creek Grist Mill
10:00am – 5:50pm Daily

Boat Dock at Boley Lake
10:00am – 5:30pm Daily

Babcock Gift Shop
10:00am – 5:30pm Wed-Sun
Mon & Tues, hours vary, please check with park office



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