Umbagog Lake State Park Programs
The 2013 Discover the Power of Parks program year starts at the end of June. Interpretive ranger, Steven Gang is planning informative and fun programs for you to take advantage of while visiting Umbagog Lake State Park. All programs are free with paid park admission. No pre-registration is required.
The Division of Parks and Recreation and the Student Conservation Association would like to thank the Tillotson Foundation for their support to bring the Discover the Power of Parks Program to Umbagog Lake and Lake Francis State Parks.
You may also enjoy our Discover Power of Parks blog, posted weekly by our Interpreters this summer.
New this year: Complete the Discover the Power of Parks quest and receive a complimentary patch!
*All Programs will meet meet at the pine trees in front of the camp store. All ages are invited!
September Program Schedule for Umbagog Lake
4pm: Loony Tunes
9pm:Stars and Their Stories
10am: Treemendous Knowledge
1pm: Investigation Station
3pm: Moose on the Loose
September Program Descriptions
Join Steve in exploring the trees around the campground. He will teach the process of identifying trees as well measuring their height.
Come down to beach to learn what that howling you hear every night is. During this program you will learn about loons before they sing the night away.
Moose on the Loose
What do you know about the renown symbol of the Great North Woods! Come test your knowledge as well as learn some new facts about Moose.
Stars and their Stories
Ever wonder about the night sky and the myths behind it. Stay up late and gaze up at the stars as Steve points out some constellations and shares the myths about them.
Drop by the picnic table in front of the camp store to see Ranger Steve to ask all your questions about nature. There will also be a variety of resources to look at as well as some cool objects to look at such as egg replicas and even a moose skull!
Distinct Landmarks on Lake Umbagog