Mayo River State Park Events

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MayoRiverStatePark(Mayodan, NC) – Mayo River State Park will be hosting these great events 

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• MAY 6 – Hike with a Ranger

Saturday, May 6
1:00pm

Take a leisurely stroll guided by a park ranger on the Mayo Mountain Trail, exploring the flora and fauna along the way.

Meet at the picnic area parking lot. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring your own drinking water and insect repellent.

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• STARS and PLANETS 2017 Program Schedule

Program Dates and Times

Saturday, May 20 9:00pm until 11:45pm

Saturday, July 15 9:30pm until Sunday, July 16 12:30am

Saturday, September 16 8:00pm until 11:45pm

Saturday, November 18 6:00pm until 11:30pm

Have you ever looked up into the night sky and wondered what you are looking at?

Come out to MAYO RIVER STATE PARK and explore the constellations, stars and planets!

Volunteers from the Greensboro Astronomy club will be on hand with telescopes to assist you on your journey through the wonders of the heavens.

Meet in the field near the picnic shelter. Please use a red filter on any flashlights you bring.

MAYO RIVER STATE PARK
500 Old Mayo Park Road, Mayodan, NC 27027

For questions, directions or more information, call the park office at 336-427-2530 or visit www.ncparks.gov.

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• 6th Annual Family Fishing Day

Saturday, May 27
9:30am – 2:30pm

Mayo River State Park
500 Old Mayo Park Road
Mayodan, NC, 27027

336-427-2530
www.ncparks.gov

A North Carolina FISHING LICENSE-EXEMPT DAY
Event Sponsored by FRIENDS OF MAYO RIVER STATE PARK (non-profit)
(Donations accepted to defray costs)

 Kids fishing derby for registered participants ages 17 and under with prizes for heaviest, longest and shortest fish in age appropriate categories, plus door prizes for registered anglers. All children must be accompanied by an adult who will be in the park and supervising them at all times.

 One adult prize for heaviest fish of the day.

 Bring your own bait and tackle, extra drinking water/snacks, sunscreen & bug repellant.

 Free hot dogs, chips and drinks while they last, prepared by BSA Troop 562.

 Bluegrass music courtesy of Twin County Ramblers.

 Environmental Education games and displays, plus crafts for kids by Lowe’s.

 THANK YOU TO THE N.C. WILDLIFE RESOURCES COMMISSION FOR FISH-FOR-FUN BAGS AND FOR STOCKING THE PONDS WITH CATFISH!

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• JUNE 17 – Creek Creep

Saturday, June 17
1:00pm

Come see what is swimming around in the creeks at Mayo River State Park. A park ranger will lead you to Fall Creek Falls and we will see what we can catch! We will start at the park office and caravan to the creek.

Wear clothing and shoes for getting in the creek and getting wet. Bring your own drinking water and insect repellent.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THESE AND OTHER FREE PROGRAMS AT

MAYO RIVER STATE PARK, CALL 336-427-2530.

Or visit www.ncstateparks.gov and click on Mayo River under Find A Park, then click on Events/Free Programs.

MEET-UP LOCATION FOR ALL PROGRAMS IS AT

MAYO MOUNTAIN ACCESS

500 Old MAYO PARK RD.

MAYODAN, NC 27027

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Mayo River State Park is located at 500 Old Mayo Park Road, Mayodan, NC. For additional information Call: 336.427.2530.

Connie Fox, OA III, Mayo River State Park

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