EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

    2016 Events at Silver Falls State Park
       & Silver Falls Conference Center
    (Times may change.  Please call park to verify.)

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                                        Owl Prowl
                         Saturday, March 19th, 2016, 7-9 p.m.
    LOCATION:  The Old Ranch and surrounding trails
    WHAT:  Learn about the native owls that live in the park by listening to a
    presentation at the Old Ranch and join in a short hike to call for the owls
    and hopefully get a response!
    COST:  $5.00 per vehicle day use fee. For more information and to sign up
    for the Owl Prowl, call 503-874-0201                              

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I'm No Fool! Hike
                                        Friday, April 1st, 2016, 6-7 p.m.           
    LOCATION: Meet at South Falls Lodge
    WHAT: Enjoy a guided hike with a ranger and learn more about the park!
    COST: $5.00 per vehicle day use fee.
    For more information and to sign up, call 503-874-0201.
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        Mother’s Day Birding & Wildflower Festival
                                      Saturday, May 7, 2016
                                         10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    LOCATION: South Falls Lodge and surrounding day use area
    WHAT: Learn about the native plants, wildflowers, and birds that fill Silver
    Falls’ temperate rainforest. Join guided walks, family hikes, and children's
    activities. Enjoy live raptors and wildflower displays. Purchase native
    plants. Visit local wildlife organizations.
    SPONSORED BY: Co-sponsored by Friends of Silver Falls and Silver Falls
    State Park
    COST: $5.00 per vehicle day use fee. No other fees.
    For more information, call 503-874-0201 or to volunteer: 503-581-4155.
    Event schedule posted in www.SilverFallsStatePark.wordpress.com

               
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    20th Annual State Parks Day& Silver Falls Challenge Race
                                                         Saturday, June 4, 2015
                                            9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    LOCATION: South Falls Day Use Area and Canyon Trail
    WHAT: Begin the day with a dash over the creek and through the woods.    
    Take advantage of free camping in regular tent and RV campsites. Day Use  
    is free on Saturday.
    SPONSORED BY: Oregon State Parks, Silver Falls State Park, and Silverton  
    Runners Club.
    COST: Free. Regular campsites are FREE. (Reservations: call 1-800-452-  
    5687). Registration fee required for the races.
    INFO: Race courses & registration: www.racenorthwest.com
    For more information, call 503-874-0201.
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                                  Historic Silver Falls Day
                              Saturday, July 9th, 2016 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    LOCATION: South Falls Lodge and surrounding day use area
    WHAT: From Native Americans, to loggers, to homesteaders, to parks, the
    land we know today as Silver Falls State Park has a colorful history. Join us
    for demonstrations, displays, and games that bring history to life.
    SPONSORED BY: Co-sponsored by Friends of Silver Falls and Silver Falls
    State Park
    COST: $5.00 per vehicle day use fee. No other fees.
    For more information, call 503-874-0201 or to volunteer: 503-581-4155.

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                                        Christmas Festival
                              Saturday, December 10, 2016
                                                       11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    LOCATION: South Falls Lodge and surrounding day use area
    WHAT: Join in various country Christmas time crafts - make a wreath, a
    gingerbread house, cards, and ornaments. Learn how the park changes
    during the winter. Enjoy storytelling and live music.
    SPONSORED BY: Friends of Silver Falls and Silver Falls State Park
    COST: $5.00 per vehicle day use fee. Some crafts may have a material fee.
    For more information, call 503-874-0201, 503-873-8735, or to volunteer, call
    503-581-4155..
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