Hobbs

In addition to great trails for mountain biking, hiking and horseback riding, Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers offers great programs that span a variety of interests. If you like insects or fly fishing, take a look at these two upcoming events: Very Ento-resting This family-oriented program focuses on the small, creepy, and risky world …
On the second Saturday of each month, Mother Nature visits Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area to excite the imaginations of children by reading stories of the forest and the animals that live there. Story time is followed by hands-on nature craft activities. All ages are welcome, but most stories target children ages 3 to 6 years …
Scavenger hunts, eagle cruises, mountain bike rides, and programs to feel furs and skulls are just some of the fun events offered at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers throughout the year. The interpretive programming is excellent at this 12,056-acre natural park with limited development. It has a 17,500-sq-ft LEED-certified Visitors Center with interactive exhibits, …
Who’s going to join me at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers from noon to 4 p.m. this Sunday, April 7 for a Fly Fishing 101 workshop? I just signed up. I was fly fishing at Gaston’s White River Resort in Lakeview a couple weeks ago and was so rusty casting my fly rod and …
If you didn’t go out of town for Spring Break and you’re still looking for something for your kids to do this week in the northwest Arkansas area of The Natural State, Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers has daily activities. Here’s the diversity of offerings:   Wednesday March 20 Searching for Diversity        11 am          …
Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers just announced a new program series titled “Birds and Breakfast,” and we aren’t talking scrambled eggs and coffee, y’all. Well, you can enjoy a cup of coffee or juice. You’ll also experience a close up view of the feathers of a goldfinch or chickadee and then help release the …
According to the folks at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers, clear, crisp winter days make for excellent viewing of the night sky. So pile on those layers and pull on the parka, then head to the park this Saturday, Jan. 12 for the first in a series of free astronomy programs presented by the …
Hey Kids! Tell your mom and dad that you’d like to meet Mother Nature. She visits Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area every second Saturday and second Wednesday of the month at 10:30 a.m. to excite the imaginations of children by reading stories about the forest and the animals that live there. In January, she will read …