Hobgoblin Fair

Saturday before Halloween


What "critters" will appear on our trails this Halloween?  Join us for our annual Hobgoblin Fair held the Saturday before Halloween (or on Halloween if it falls on a Saturday). The Fair features the 'Track & Treat' walk, children's crafts, cupcake decorating, face painting, a Country Kitchen of yummy homemade items, and a delicious lunch of homemade soup, bread and apple cider. 

Suitable for children ages 3 - 8. 

Cost: $8.00 children; $4 adults
Fee includes our featured 'Track & Treat' walk and all crafts.
Other activities available for an additional charge. 

Homemade soups, breads & cookies, cheese, apples, coffee, tea, and cider will be on sale during the event as well as a selection of homemade fall treats
in our Country Kitchen. 

Pre-registration with payment is required. You may register in person or by mail. Please specify am or pm session

Children are encouraged to wear costumes IF suitable for walking in the woods and participating in the craft activities.  Parents should plan to stay with their children.  Please note that there are no refunds and participants should attend the session for which they register.

Please note:

The Fair will be held
Rain or Shine!

A "squirrel" found on the
"Track-and-Treat" walk explains
how she is getting ready for winter.

Click here for a
registration form


A black bear chats with children along the trail.

Halloween and nature related
children's crafts
A happy squirrel finds her acorn
Face painting -
butterflies, spiders, bugs and bats
A very large spider spins her web
Hunt in the Hay
A cecropia moth spreads her wings Cupcake Decorating

Homemade breads, soup & cookies as well as cheese, apples, apple cider, coffee and tea are available for lunch

Popcorn balls, jams and novelty cookies and other treats can be found in the Country Kitchen

A friendly skunk greets the children

A mushroom waits quietly for the hikers along the trail