Unless otherwise stated, deadlines are one week prior to the activity. Activities have maximum capacities, once reached, registration ends and wait lists are formed.
Ranger Michelle invites you to spring paddles at the park! Beaverdam Reservoir with its many nooks & crannies is an excellent paddling destination. Bring your canoes & kayaks or rent them from the park. 5-6 pm, Main Entrance only. Free program, but registration is required.
863090-AA, Thu, 5/21
863090-AR, Thu, 6/18
COUCH TO 5K – TRAINING
For 12 & older. Not a runner, but want to be? Let’s train together on the Beaverdam Park Trails. We found a 9-week program to get us from sitting on the couch to running a 5K. We will even run a Beaverdam 5K at the end of the program.
863090–AS, Mon, Wed, Fri, 5-6 pm, 6/1-7/31, Main Entrance trail, $25
KIDS FREE FISHING DAY
For ages 5-14. The Dept. of Game & Inland Fisheries & Beaverdam Park are sponsoring a free day of fishing for children. Register online or by calling us. 50 participants. No fishing licenses are required statewide during the 1st weekend in June. A Conservation Police Officer provides poles, bait & lunch to registered participants. Parents must stay with children.
863090-AX, Sat, 6/6, 9 am–1 pm, FREE-registration required
THE AMAZING WALK
For advanced hikers. THE HIKE YOU HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR! 9.5 MILES. Ranger Kathy will guide you from one end of Beaverdam Park to the other on the multi-use trail. Join her for this majestic walk along the Reservoir. Enjoy the numerous hills & great views. Bring snacks & plenty of water. Don’t forget to wear your sturdy hiking shoes. Lunch provided & we’ll shuttle you back to the main entrance. Rain date 6/14.
863090-AW, Sat, 6/13, 8 am-Noon, Main Entrance, $15
Beaverdam Park hosts a series of 5Ks to keep you active & track your progress. Pre-register or register on site. Sat, 8 am, Main Entrance,
863090-AT, 7/4,Mothers without Borders 5K,a fund-raiser, by donation
VIMS AT BEAVERDAM
863090–AU, 8/1, Celebrate Summer 5K, $3
863090–AV, 9/5, School is COOL, $3
For the whole family. Awesome programs by Virginia Institute of Marine Science. 7/8 & 7/28, 10-11:30 am at Smith Shelter. For program specifics & to register visit the VIMS website www.vims.edu/public
B.Y.O.B. BUILD YOUR OWN (RAIN) BARRELS
For ages 13 & older. Join us at Beaverdam Park in making Rain Barrels for your home to conserve water, save money & protect your local watershed. We provide all materials & some useful conservation info.
863090-AY, Sat, 7/25, 10 am, Smith Shelter, $65/person
For a printable version, use the Current Beehive Link to the left.