2: Useful Trees & Edible Plants Hike
This is a moderate 2-hour, instructional hike where we explore the local habitat to find those plants that can help keep you alive. Learn which plants are safe to eat. Learn what weeds and trees will help start a fire, get a drink, find a meal, make a rope, stop an itch or heal a wound. You’ll learn tree and plant recognition, and various tips for proper processing into food and material you can use. Minimum age: 12.
2 -5: Labor Day Weekend Celebration
Details coming soon!
3: Adult Wilderness Survival Class (8 Hours)
An action-packed, 8 hours of hands-on survival training and preparation for wilderness adventure. This course combines expert instruction, demonstrations, and team training on the most important skills and time-tested techniques. Become more survival minded with practice in Fire Making, Shelter Building, Backwoods Navigation, Making Snares, Traps, and Hunting Implements, Finding Scarce Water, Wilderness Foraging, and preparing the Ultimate Survival Kit.Event Flyer & Registration Form
5: Labor Day Golf Scramble
Enjoy an afternoon scramble with your friends. 18 hole play, teams to be drawn based on number of entries. Cash prizes awarded.Event Flyer
23-25: Leaf Peepers Festival (Alpine Festival)
The 27th Annual Leaf Peepers Festival is presented by the Tucker County Alpine Festival and we are celebrating the blazing colors of Autumn in this high mountain paradise! You are invited to join in on all the fun and activities September 25-27, 2016 in Tucker County, WV. Join us for the Annual Fall Colors Golf Tournament, the 2k/5k Run For It, pet show, photo contest, inflatable amusements, the ever-famous Duck Race, Appalachian Food & Craft Fair, and more! Make plans now to attend the 27th annual Leaf Peepers Festival today! Check out our Leaf Peepers Page for a complete schedule of events! Follow us on Facebook to keep up with the latest news.
24: Fields of Fire / Dolly Sods Tour
Canaan Valley Resort State Park is proud to offer a tour of the Dolly Sods Wilderness Area during fall foliage. The event has been planned so that families, groups, and individuals can enjoy the fall foliage.Registration Form [pdf]
25: Leaf Peepers Fall Colors Golf Tournament
The 18th Annual Fall Colors Golf Tournament is hosted by the Tucker County Alpine Festival. Play for cash and prizes. Two person teams, two flights, open and handicap. For details call, 304-259-5315.