Discover & Investigate
Designed for kids ages 6-12.
All new adventures in 2020! Your child’s sense of wonder and curiosity is an indestructible force when given a place to grow. The Junior Naturalist Program is an outdoor adventure every child deserves. Every program is a journey of exploration and discovery that will forge a life-long bond with the natural world. Sign up for all year or for individual programs. You can find additional events and programs on our upcoming events page or sign up for our email list.
2020 Junior Naturalist Program Schedule
March 7, 2020: Going Batty
Hang out in the amazing world of bats and find out about these fascinating flying mammals.
April 11, 2020: Vitamin Nature
Let’s get out and play and measure how much Nature nurtures you!
June 6, 2020: Whose Habitat is That?
Explore Lost River Cave’s different habitats and some of the animals that call them home.
August 15, 2020: Kings of the Forest
Measure your way through the woods to find out the dominant trees!
September 12, 2020: 6-Legged Friends
Some insects are big, some are small – some fly, some crawl! Join us to learn about (some of) them all!
October 24, 2020: Hooo’s There?
Hoo’s that calling in the distance? It’s an owl! Learn more about these amazing nocturnal birds.
Jr. Naturalists attending all sessions will receive a FREE family campsite registration for Camping at the Cave!