The purpose of Friends of Long Hunter State Park is to help protect and improve the park environment for those who use it; and to support the park staff in its preservation and educational efforts.
We encourage you to join us in our efforts to assist Long Hunter State Park by becoming a member of our organization.
We offer many events throughout the year. We also have a Full Event Calendar. The following is a short list of upcoming events:
Inland Trail Hike
Monday, July 25 at 4:00pm
Meet at the Trailhead in Area 4 for this short, shaded 1 mile hike through the oak-hickory forest. While on the hike, we will discuss the plants and animals that are found in the habitats of the forest.
Location: Inland Trailhead in Area 4
Jones Mill Mountain Bike Trail Hike
Tuesday, July 26 at 2:00pm
Come join us for a hike along the mountain bike trail we have on the park to see several different habitat types that are found on the park, and see some unique features, like the “Bald Knob”.
Tree ID Hike and Activity
Thursday, July 28 at 3:00pm
Please come out and join us for this kid friendly hike and activity, meeting at the Couchville Lake Trailhead. We will first make a small, easy, leaf-identification booket, and then walk along the trail to find the trees that are in the booklet.
Location: Couchville Lake Trailhead in Area 2
A lot of support we receive comes from not only members within the Friends group, but also sponsors of local businesses throughout the community who have a love for Long Hunter State Park. If you are interested in sponsoring us, please visit our sponsor page.
The following companies have sponsored the Friends of Long Hunter State Park:
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