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October 16th

Wilderness Louisville Forest Adventure

  • Admission: FEE for camping: $25 family campsite (up to 4 people), $5 per additional family member, $15 field, festival-style camping All ages.
  • Location: Jefferson Memorial Forest
  • 11311 Mitchell Hill Rd.
  • Fairdale, Kentucky 40118
  • Time:
    2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Phone: (502) 368-5404

Wilderness Louisville Forest Adventure

Join JMF staff for a family-friendly fall exploration and campout at Jefferson Memorial Forest. The event is held near the Forest’s Environmental Education Center and offers a wide variety of activities showcasing all the Forest has to offer. Forest staff and volunteers will introduce visitors to our native plant gardens and animal exhibits. Afternoon activities include archery, nature center activity, guided hikes, pumpkin decorating, hay rides, and nature play. Nighttime activities include storytelling by the fire, stargazing, and night hikes. Program meets in the Horine Reservation.


Sat, October 16, 2-8 p.m. with optional Overnight Campout. A parent/legal guardian must accompany anyone under the age of 18. Space is limited for camping. Reserve your spot today by calling 502/368- 5404.


**Register for activities at the registration table the day of the event**


Jefferson Memorial Forest

Just 15 minutes from downtown Louisville, the nation's largest municipal urban forest has something...