Outdoor Discovery & Environmental Education

Friends believes our natural resources are our greatest assets in cultivating healthy communities and sustainable futures. This is why we work with families and individuals in developing a deeper understanding of the environment and the outdoors, including fostering relationships with the natural world.  Families, especially children, who experience dynamic nature-based play, participate in problem solving and seek opportunities to make a difference in their communities reap the myriad benefits that come with experiencing nature. 

Signature Project: Vogel Volunteers Work Day 2020

We certainly hope that everyone is ready for another wonderful year at Vogel State Park.

Let's begin with a look at our event dates for this year.


July 4th Celebration - July 4th, 2020

Mountain Music Day Festival - September 19, 2020

Fall Festival - October 31, 2020

Christmas Tree Lighting - December 12, 2020 


Due to COVID19 mitigation, our...

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