At Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, Door County’ largest beach front resort we love our neighbors. One of those neighbors is Whitefish Dunes State Park. Park naturalist Carolyn Rock and her outstanding staff provide visitors with an unforgettable look at a Lake Michigan ecosystem. Check out the happenings at the park this June:
Whitefish Dunes State Park Naturalist Events
June 13, 2013
Parks and Maritime History
Stop by the park booth at the Door County Maritime Museum S/V Adriatic Presentation to learn about Wisconsin’s Maritime Trails, Maritime Geocaching and maritime connections within Door County Parks. Discover what underwater archaeology students from Eastern Caroline University found during their survey of the S/V Adriatic. DC Maritime Museum will have historic photos through the years of the shipyard along with other booths. Located at the Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay.
7:00pm to 9:00pm
June 15, 2013
Explore the rocks to discover stories of the past. Meet at the amphitheater for this exploration.
Walk on the Wildside
Explore the changing forest and discover its treasures. Meet at the amphitheater for this relaxing hike of discovery
June 21, 2013
Explore the colorful beauty of summer with a gentle hike to discover wildflowers. Learn a bit of legend, lore and identification. Meet at the amphitheater.
June 22, 2013
Take a stroll with the naturalist to experience flora and fauna. Explore the natural world through stories and science. Meet at the amphitheater for this family program.
What’s up with Sand?
Grab your shovel, let’s learn about sand. Identify different rock types, learn how sand can tell time and give off light. Meet at the amphitheater for this sandy program.