Outdoor Family Fun Day returns June 4

Outdoor Family Fun Day 2016. Canoeing

Visitors enjoying Outdoor Family Fun Day. NPS Photo/ B. Roshone 2016

VALENTINE, Neb. — The ninth Outdoor Family Fun Day in Nebraska’s Smith Falls State Park will be held Saturday, June 4 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The event offers a variety of activities for kids of all ages like canoeing, ecosystem activities, fishing, archery, creating a replica fossil and bird watching. Those attending can also roast their own hot dogs and make s’mores over a campfire.

Experience is not necessary for any activities and participants should arrive early to ensure their spot in a canoe and to participate in all of the activities.

All activities are free of charge, and lunch is provided by the Niobrara Council.

Smith Falls State Park requires per vehicle fee of $6 resident or $12 non-resident parking fee, or a Nebraska Game & Parks Commission annual pass, and the park is located 19 miles east of Valentine, Nebraska via Highway 12.

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