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Hiking for Seniors

October 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Free

For seniors, walking offers numerous health benefits. One of the more enjoyable ways to walk is to hike in the forest. Join us on the last Wednesday of each month for our senior hike. Each hike will be 1-2 miles with some hills, and at a pace that accommodates all participants. Dress for the weather, bring water, and apply sunscreen and insect repellant. This program is free for members or with daily admission for non-members.

About the organization

Founded in 1913, Fontenelle Forest is one of Nebraska’s oldest conservation organizations and one of the largest private nature centers in the nation. This federally designated 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity is a National Natural Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Sites. Fontenelle Forest owns and manages two nature centers: Fontenelle Forest Nature Center in Bellevue and Neale Woods in Omaha. The properties encompass nearly 2,000 acres of forest, prairie and wetlands along the Missouri River in the geographically significant Loess Hills. The mission of Fontenelle Forest is to provide a place where people can experience and enjoy the quiet wild of nature. We want to inspire current and future generations to care for the natural world.

Details

Date:
October 23
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://eventvesta.com/events/555

Organizer

Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
Email:
mmullen@fontenelleforest.org
Website:
https://fontenelleforest.org/

Other

Area
Omaha
Submitted by (Name)
Andrew Prystai
Submitted by (Email)
omahapro@eventvesta.com
Submitted by (Phone)
4022492487
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Venue

Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
1111 Bellevue Blvd. N.
Bellevue, 68005 United States
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Phone:
402-731-3140
Website:
fontenelleforest.org