Family Outdoors Day


Join Raccoon Creek Partnership from 12 to 4 on June 1st at the Lake Hope Shelter House for a family fun day! We will have several stations set up around the park, including archery, a fish shocking demo,… Read More

Update: 2019 Owl Prowl


Raccoon Creek Partnership Owl Prowl February 7, 2019 at Lake Hope Lodge Banquet Room Due to heavy rains over the next few days, Athens is currently under a flood watch.  Before traveling to Owl Prowl, please check for… Read More

Owl Prowl- February 7th


RCP’s annual Owl Prowl is fast approaching! We will be heading to the Lodge at Lake Hope on February 7th to explore one of Southeast Ohio’s most elusive predators–the owl. Join us and Hocking Hills State Park Naturalist… Read More

Family Outdoor Day


  Raccoon Creek’s Annual Family Outdoor Day Saturday May 26th, 12:00-5:00 Waterloo Aquatic Education Center 9660 St Rt 356 New Marshfield, Ohio 45766   Spend quality time with the family, and join us for: Archery Canoeing Fishing on… Read More

Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation


  Raccoon Creek Partnership presents: Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Wednesday May 30th, 5:30pm Division of Wildlife District 4 Office 360 E State St, Athens, OH 45701 Do you want to learn how to help wildlife? Or have you… Read More

Turkeys in Ohio

Turkey in field

Raccoon Creek Partnership hosts a Presentation on Turkeys in Ohio. Thursday, April 19th, 6:00pm Vinton County Community Building 31935 OH-93, McArthur, OH Come join us as we host Dave Swanson, a professor or Wildlife Resource Management at Hocking… Read More

Birding Day Camp

Birding is a delight for all!

Raccoon Creek Partnership’s Birding Day Camp Saturday, April 14th, 10:00-1:00 Waterloo Aquatic Education Center 9660 St. Rt. 356, New Marshfield · Free & Open to the Public. No Registration Necessary. · Bring Water, Lunch, Binoculars, and a Camera (if you… Read More

Raccoon Creek 2018 Summer Camp

Canoeing at Summer Camp

2018 Science Summer Camp!  June 18th-22nd 9:00am-4:00pm daily For students entering 3rd-6th grade Our full day summer camps engage campers in the outdoors.  They will explore the connection between water use, pollution, and biodiversity with hands-on activities, arts… Read More

Asian Carp in the Ohio River Basin

The Carp are a' jumping!

  Raccoon Creek Partnership presents Neil Gillespie from US Fish and Wildlife Service for a discussion on Asian Carp: · How they got here · Why they are a problem · What has been found in Raccoon Creek… Read More

Appalachian Ohio National Public Lands Day


On Saturday, September 30, 2017, Raccoon Creek Partnership and Raccoon Creek Water Trails Association held a fall float down Raccoon Creek in Thivener, OH.  The 5-mile float lasted about three hours, and the weather was absolutely beautiful!  Thanks… Read More