Jan 27, 2015

Have Fun in The Great Outdoors! Win Prizes!  

Nature Quest is a great opportunity to get friends and families together for an adventure in the great outdoors! You can bike, hike, or canoe on designated trails to complete your Quest and earn fun prizes. Trail markers can be found at Lake Roland, Oregon Ridge Nature Center, Benjamin Banneker Historical Park, Cromwell Valley Nature Center, Marshy Point Nature Center, Honeygo Regional Park, and the Center for Agriculture and Farm Park.

Start your adventure by picking up a Nature Quest Passport at one of the participating parks, your local Wegmans grocery store, or online. Nature Quest is ongoing, but questers who complete at least five trails each year receive free admission to that years Quest Fest and are entered into raffles for great prizes.

The Quest Fest is a celebration that takes place on October 17, 2015 at Lake Roland. The Quest Fest features live animals, canoeing, archery, face painting, dam tours, raffles and more.

For more details or to download a Passport, go to: lakeroland.org/nature-quest.


Complete Your Quest in Three Easy Steps

  1. Get your Passport booklet. Pick up a Nature Quest booklet from your local Wegmans store, at participating parks, or here.
  2. Start hiking. Take your booklet and a pencil or crayon and head out on the trails. Record your progress by making a rubbing, with a pencil or crayon, of the trail marker located on each thirteen trails in the booklet.
  3. Collect your prizes. Prizes are awarded after accumulating rubbings from at least five of the thirteen trails and can be picked up at any of the participating parks. In addition to the prizes, questers who complete five or more trails also receive free admission to Nature Quest Fest on October 17th from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Questers who complete nine or more trails will be entered into drawings for great prizes.