June 23, 2021 - 3:50pm -- cotten.12@osu.edu

OSU Extension, Warren County is partnering with Countryside YMCA to offer a hiking series this summer. All three hikes are free and open to YMCA members and non-members.


Nature and Photography Hike
Did you know that spending time in nature is good for you? Scientific studies show that spending time in nature has numerous mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual benefits. Join us for a hike in the YMCA woods as we appreciate and photograph the natural world around us. Meet at the outdoor shelter on the Northside of the YMCA building (see the map below). This 90-minute hike will be led by Jim Ludwick and Laura Stanton. This hike is open to YMCA members and non-members. This hike will be held rain or shine. Please dress appropriately.
Date and time: June 30, 6:30pm – 8:00 pm

Nature and Birding Hike
Did you know that spending time in nature is good for you? Scientific studies show that spending time in nature has numerous mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual benefits. Join us for a hike in the YMCA woods as we look and listen to the birds. Meet at the outdoor shelter on the Northside of the YMCA building (see the map below). This 90-minute hike will be led by Laura Stanton. This hike is open to YMCA members and non-members. This hike will be held rain or shine. Please dress appropriately.
Date and time: July 20, 10am – 11:30am

Nature Hike
Did you know that spending time in nature is good for you? Scientific studies show that spending time in nature has numerous mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual benefits. Join us for a hike in the YMCA woods as we explore the natural world around us. Meet at the outdoor shelter on the Northside of the YMCA building (see the map below). This 90-minute hike will be led by Laura Stanton. This hike is open to YMCA members and non-members. This hike will be held rain or shine. Please dress appropriately.
Date and time: August 12, 9am – 10:30am

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