Fall Harvest Family Day

 

 

 

 

Let’s celebrate the fall harvest at Bald Hill Farm! Greenbelt Land Trust and the Corvallis Environmental Center invite you to enjoy the beautiful scenery and a host of fun fall activities at Bald Hill Farm.

Come on out for apple pressing and apple cider tasting, guided nature walks for kids of all ages, apple cider donuts, pumpkin decorating, face painting, outdoor games, and more!

This event is free, open to the public, and great for the whole family, so bring your kids and a picnic lunch to enjoy at the Farm.

REGISTRATION

Please RSVP by emailing rebecca@greenbeltlandtrust.org or call the GLT office at (541) 752.9609.

TRANSPORTATION

** Walking/biking map to the event can be found below.

WALK: Park at Benton County Fairgrounds, Oak Creek Dr. parking lot, or Reservoir Rd. parking lot, and walk to the Bald Hill Farm farmhouse.

BIKE: Bicycle in- it’s a beautiful ride to the Farm!

DRIVE: Free but limited parking is available. Walking and biking are encouraged. Follow event signs along 10 m.p.h farm road. Farm road entrance near: 6780 NW Oak Creek Dr., Corvallis, OR 97330

FOOD/DRINK: Complimentary fresh-pressed apple cider and apple cider donuts available. Feel free to bring a picnic lunch and a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.

Stay for the whole event or for just a while. We look forward to seeing you at the Fall Harvest Family Day!

*Please keep your furry friends safely at home – pets, other than assistance animals, are not permitted.

Walk With a Naturalist

Join Greenbelt Naturalist, Don Boucher, for a morning nature walk at Bald Hill Farm. Discover the fascinating flora and fauna along the trails, including mid-summer wildflowers, butterflies, birds, and reptiles. Get up-close and personal with critters along the trail with provided hand lenses. We’ll also keep an eye out for threatened and endangered species that this conservation area helps to protect.  This is a free, family-friendly walk. No RSVP is necessary.

Leader:

Don Boucher is a renowned and passionate Naturalist and dedicated Greenbelt Land Trust volunteer. He, along with Lisa Millbank, promote the understanding and appreciation of local nature through their Neighborhood Naturalist program.

Location & Directions:

Meet Don at/return to the trailhead kiosk/bridge at the NW Oak Creek Drive parking lot of the Bald Hill Natural Area. You can click the map HERE for trailhead location and directions (http://therighttrail.org/trails/oak-creek-trail).

Parking:

The parking lot is small, so please arrive a few minutes early to find a spot. Walking or biking encouraged!

What to bring/wear:

  • Sturdy, close-toed shoes
  • Hat and layers according to the weather
  • Water, snacks
  • Camera and binoculars (optional, but recommended)

For questions or more information, please email Rebecca or call the Greenbelt office at (541) 752.9609

*Please note: Because we love our furry friends, we want to ensure that they (and our human friends) stay safe, so we request that you please do not bring pets on this walk.