Have Fun at Ponca State Park!
9:00 am – 11:00 am Introduction to Archery —An introductory course on Archery with all equipment provided. Archery participants must be 5 years old or older to participate. Meet and pay at the Eric Wiebe Shooting Complex. Cost $1/6 arrows for archery.
11:00 am; 1:30 pm; 3:30 pm Backwater Kayaking — Learn the basic skills of kayaking in an “off-river” backwater area. Fine-tune your kayaking skills while touring our backwater area and viewing wildlife. Preregister at the Resource and Education Center. Meet and pay at the Resource and Education Center. Must be 12 years of age or older and the cost is $12.00/person.
1:30 pm Critter Corner — Critter Corner is a very popular program for all ages. It provides a snapshot of the wildlife found along the Missouri River. Participants will have the opportunity to see, and touch live critters, furs, feathers, shells, skulls, etc. Meet at the Resource and Education Center. Free.
3:00 pm Bluebird Monitoring —Learn about the nesting, feeding and life cycles of this beautiful bird and how to improve your own bluebird habitat. Participants will be actively monitoring our current bluebird boxes. Meet at the Resource and Education Center. Free.
5:00 pm; 6:15 pm; 7:30 pm Hayrack Tour — Learn everything you wanted to know about Ponca State Park, but were scared to ask. Great for groups new to the park. Meet and pay at the Resource and Education Center. Please pre-register at front desk. Cost is $4.00 for Adults, $2.00 for Kids (5 years old and under are free). Maximum of 25 people allowed, minimum of 10.
Visit our Facebook Page, Nebraska Northeast Parks, to view our upcoming events at Ponca State Park. All programs subject to change due to staffing/weather. For questions please call at (402)-755-2284.
A Park Entry Permit is required.
Download the event flyer: June 10-12 Ponca