November happenings at Mayo River State Park

November at Mayo River State Park – Your local State Park

Stars and Planets

Saturday, November 5, 7:00 pm – midnight

Have you ever looked up into the night sky and wondered what you are looking at? Come out and explore the constellations, stars and planets at Mayo River State Park! Volunteers from the Greensboro Astronomy Club will be on hand with telescopes to assist you in your journey through the wonders of the heavens. Meet in the field near the picnic shelter. Please use a red filter on any flashlights you bring.

Hike with a Ranger

Saturday, November, 12 – 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Come out for a leisurely stroll with a park ranger on the hiking trail. Explore the flora and fauna along the way. Meet at the picnic area parking lot at 1:00 pm for this program. Please wear sturdy shoes. Bring your own drinking water and insect repellent.

For more information on these and other free programs at MAYO RIVER STATE PARK, call 336-427-2530. Or visit www.ncstateparks.gov and click on Visit A Park, Find A Park, scroll to Mayo River and click Events & Programs. Meet-up location for all programs is at MAYO MOUNTAIN ACCESS, 500 OLD MAYO PARK ROAD, MAYODAN, NC 27027