Creek Jam

Eclipse Company Store 11309 Jackson Drive, The Plains, OH

Your Draft Makes the Difference! Support clean water in Appalachian Ohio. Creek Jam is raising funds once again to benefit restoration work and environmental education outreach in the Sunday, Monday, and Raccoon Creek watersheds. Thanks to Eclipse Company Store and Fat Head's Brewery, each pint of beer you enjoy will provide up to $2 towards this important work. …

Paw Paw Festival

Lake Snowden 5900 US-50, Albany, OH

Join us at the 2018 Paw Paw Festival!


Raccoon Creek Fall Float

Raccoon Creek Outfitters 74815 US Highway 50, Albany, OH

Calling all outdoors enthusiasts- Join us for our annual Fall Float along Raccoon Creek! Contact Molly Gurien at or by calling (740) 707-6655 to reserve a canoe or feel free to bring your own.  The event is free! Donations to support our mission of restoration, conservation, and stewardship are always appreciated.  Dress for the …

Raccoon Creek Fall Day Camp

Waterloo Aquatic Education Center 9660 St. Rt. 356, New Marshfield, OH

Attention, kids of all ages! Raccoon Creek is hosting a Fall Day Camp to foster a love of the outdoors in children of all ages (parents are welcome, too!). Join us in a guided nature walk, environmental crafts, and games to embrace the fall wildlife.

Raccoon Creek Parnership Annual Dinner

New Marshfield Community Center Across from the post office, New Marshfield, OH

The Raccoon Creek Partnership Annual Dinner is a great opportunity stay updated with what's happening at Raccoon Creek and even get involved in the restoration, conservation, and stewardship of the creek. Please bring a dish to share for a family style potluck. This year, OU graduate student Charlene Hopkins will be presenting her research on …

Owl Prowl

Lake Hope Lodge 27331 State Route 278, McArthur, OH

Join us for an owl prowl around beautiful Lake Hope State Park. Naturalists will give a presentation on these creatures of the night (hot chocolate included!) and lead us on a twilight hike in search of owls. All ages welcome, but no pets please. Silence is essential when spotting owls! Come early and enjoy dinner …

Summer Camp Registration Begins!

Raccoon Creek Outfitters 74815 US Highway 50, Albany, OH

Calling all students entering the 2nd-5th grades! We will be holding our annual summer camp July 15th-19th at Raccoon Creek Outfitters off of Rt 50 in Albany. Registration opens on March 8th at 7:00am and we only have room for 20 campers, so don't delay!  Check out the "camps" section for more information.  

$75 – $100

Bat Talk with Dr. Joe Johnson!

Division of Wildlife District 4 Office 360 E State St, Athens, OH

We are teaming up with OU Professor Dr. Joe Johnson for a talk about the bats of Ohio and the environmental challenges that they face. This event is free and open to all members of the public. Light refreshments will be served.

Spring Day Camp

Raccoon Creek Outfitters 74815 US Highway 50, Albany, OH

Come on out to Raccoon Creek Outfitters and celebrate their opening day of the season with us! There will be an outdoor archery range set up that will be led by our NASP certified AmeriCorps members. All ages are welcome. Afterwards you can take the family on a fun kayak or canoe trip on the …

Family Outdoors Day

Lake Hope Lodge 27331 State Route 278, McArthur, OH

Start the summer right by coming out to the Lake Hope Shelter House and spend the day fishing, hiking, canoeing, and practicing archery. Lunch will be provided and all ages are welcome.