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Learn To: Snowshoe

Attention

Due to COVID-19 concerns we have implimented some changes to our event. Please see the event description below for details. Thank you for understanding.

Saturday, February 13, 2021
2:00pm Add to Calendar

Hitchcock Nature Center
27792 Ski Hill Loop
Honey Creek, Iowa 51542

Ages
Age 5 & Up

Cost
$5.00 Per Person

Strap on some snowshoes & learn the basics during this hands-on program. Join us at Hitchcock Nature Center on Saturday, February 13th at 2:00 p.m. Learn the skills and knowledge needed to go on your own snowshoe adventure then head outdoors for some practice & your own snowshoe adventure in the Loess Hills. 

Cost is $5.00 per person, participants must be age 5 or over please. Your admission fee includes admission to the park & snowshoe rental. Online pre-registration is required as space is limited. Pre-registration for both sessions will open at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 15th. For questions not answered online please call 712-545-3283. 

*In the event of cancellation due to inclement weather participants will be notified via the email address provided during registration. This event will be cancelled in the event there is no snow. 

Due to COVID-19 the format of this program has been adjusted. 

  • 6-foot distance will be maintained between individuals/family groups
  • Masks required while inside and requested when distancing is impossible outside
  • This program will be held primarily outdoors
  • Staff will wear masks when 6-foot distance is not possible or indoors
  • Maximum registration has been reduced
  • Participants must sign a participation waiver upon arrival

This event is not pet friendly. Please meet at the Loess Hills Lodge.

Cancellation Policy

Guests may cancel their reservation for a full refund up to 1 week (7 days) prior to the program date by calling 712-545-3283 and speaking with staff directly. Cancellations received less than 1 week (7 days) in advance of the event will not be refunded. Fees for programs cancelled by PCC due to weather or other circumstances will be refunded.

2021 programming is sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation.

The Pottawattamie County Conservation Board does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or other legally protected status in its employment, programs or activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Human Resource Director 227 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501.

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