With various difficulty levels, hiking can be easy, affordable and fun for the entire family. If you're seeking a guided hike, or want to learn more about the great outdoors, partake in one (or all) of the Niagara Region Interpretive Programs Office activities offered this fall.
All pre-scheduled programs are FREE and intended for individuals and families. Hike space is limited and pre-registration for these activities is required by phone, 716-282-5154.
|Sat., Oct. 10||Niagara Falls State Park||A Gorgeous Bicycle Ride: Cycle up to Devil's Hole State Park and back and enjoy beautiful autumn colors. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.|
|Sat., Oct. 10||Artpark State Park||Guided Meditation and Hike: Dress in layers for a crisp autumn foliage hike and 20-minute meditation. Bring a camp chair. 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.|
|Sun., Oct. 11||Golden Hill State Park||Christmas at the Lighthouse: Wine tasting from local wineries, vendors, tours of the historic Thirty Mile Point Lighthouse, a visit from Santa and his elves, food items and more. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.|
|Sat., Oct. 17||Artpark State Park||Pet Friendly Fall Foliage Walk: Bring your furry friend and explore the history and beauty of the park. Dogs must be on a leash and under your control at all times while on the walk. After, you can allow your furry friend to run off-leash at the Lewiston Dog Park located nearby. 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.|
|Sun., Oct. 18||Niagara Falls State Park||Fall Foliage Walk: Join a park naturalist and walk along the Niagara River and see the colorful fall foliage. 2p.m. - 4 p.m.|
|Sat., Oct. 24||Niagara Falls State Park||Trails & Tales: Walk to the site of the old Schoellkopf Power Station and learn about Niagara Falls' rich history. Take the newly opened elevator to the top of the gorge. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.|
|Sat., Nov. 7||Devil's Hole State Park||Gorge at Low Water: See the Niagara Gorge after the volume of water in the Niagara River is reduced by 25% with a guided hike. 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.|
|Sat., Nov. 14||Devil's Hole State Park||Gorge at Low Water: See the Niagara Gorge after the volume of water in the Niagara River is reduced by 25% with a guided hike. 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.|
|Sat., Nov. 14||Wilson Tuscarora State Park||Walk in the Woods: Join a park naturalist for a walk through the woods along Twelve Mile Creek. 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.|