Animal Tracks Hike

Join Charlie Frisk, Baird Creek Preservation Foundation Board President, and test your skills on the Animal Tracks Hike through Baird Creek on Saturday, January 21st at 1 p.m. at Christa McAuliffe Park (3100 Sitka Street). He will lead you through the woods to discover all of the exciting animal activity that takes place all winter long. You may even see a fox trail!

The Baird Creek Preservation Foundation (BCPF) hosts free guided hikes through the Baird Creek Greenway that are open to the public. All Baird Creek hikes are child-friendly. Please remember to dress for the weather and be prepared to encounter a few hills and unpaved trails. BCPF hikes are led by experts in the related area and are a great way to learn, have a little fun and enjoy the outdoors. For parties of 6 or more, please call ahead.

The Baird Creek Preservation Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to facilitate the preservation and restoration of the Baird Creek Watershed in order to enhance its value as an ecological, recreational, and educational resource for generations to come. If you have questions about the hikes or about the Baird Creek Preservation Foundation please contact Holly Baseman at 920.328.3505 or hollyb@bairdcreek.org. Check outwww.bairdcreek.org or www.facebook.com/BairdCreek for more information.

Upcoming Event

Winter Wonderland Hike

 

snowman-winter-13347588-1600-1200Take a break from the holiday bustle to discover the beauty of a frosty Baird Creek on the Winter Wonderland Hike in the Greenway on Saturday, December 10th at 1 p.m. at Christa McAuliffe Park (3100 Sitka Street). Join Charlie Frisk, BCPF Board President, as he leads you through the greenway and answers your questions about spiders, the effects of harsh weather conditions and anything else that comes to mind. Don’t forget to bring your camera!

The Baird Creek Preservation Foundation (BCPF) hosts free guided hikes through the Baird Creek Greenway that are open to the public. All hikes are child-friendly and begin at 1 p.m. at Christa McAuliffe Park (3100 Sitka Street) unless otherwise noted. Please remember to dress for the weather and be prepared to encounter a few hills and unpaved trails. The hikes are led by experts in the related area and are a great way to learn, have a little fun and enjoy the outdoors. For parties of 6 or more, please call ahead.

The Baird Creek Preservation Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to facilitate the preservation and restoration of the Baird Creek Watershed in order to enhance its value as an ecological, recreational, and educational resource for generations to come. If you have questions about this event or about the Baird Creek Preservation Foundation please contact Maureen Meinhardt at 920.328.3505 or execdirector@bairdcreek.org. Check out www.bairdcreek.org or www.facebook.com/BairdCreek for more information.

Run for the Hill of It 2016

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Thanks to all who participated!!! Your support of the Baird Creek Preservation Foundation is appreciated.

For results, pictures, and more from the day click on the words Trail Run/Walk below…

Trail Run/Walk

Volunteers Needed

Come help out Baird Creek Preservation Foundation by volunteering this Saturday, October 15, for the Run for the Hill of It, 5K Trail Run/Walk & the Kids Run.

Sign up here…

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It’s a fun event, the volunteer jobs are easy, and as a bonus this year our event will be attended by Ahman Green!  Free donuts and t-shirts for volunteers, too!  Money raised from the event goes to the preservation and restoration of the Baird Creek Greenway.  We are a 501c3 so the hours should also count toward any volunteer hours needed for high school students…just have the student bring their form and we will sign it.

The event takes place in the morning, and most jobs are finished by 10:30 a.m. or so. 

Volunteer Job Choices:

  • Route Monitor
  • Packet Distribution
  • Kids’ Run Administrator
  • Snack Set-up and Distribution
  • Parking

Thanks in advance for your help!  Please call BCPF at 920-328-3505 if you have any questions or email us at execdirector@bairdcreek.org.

 

Upcoming Trail Work Days

The Baird Creek Mountain Bike group has noticed that the trails are in need of some TLC. They have planned a couple trail work days for Saturday 9/10 & Sunday 9/18 @ 8:00 AM. Email bairdcreektrails@yahoo if interested in volunteering.trail photo