Desoto State Park

Wild About Bears!

Event Dates:
March 19, 2024, 10:30 am
March 19, 2024, 2:30 pm
DSp black bear

*please note: This event is not hosted by DeSoto State Park, only shared in our Calendar of Events. For details please see the info below


Wild About Bears!

JSU Field School

Join JSU Field School Staff for Wild about black Bears in Alabama

From 10:30 – 11:15 Outdoor story time and activity featuring bears. This program is designed for children 10 and under, but all are welcome. This activity is outside with a short walk. Feel free to bring a picnic blanket or camping chair. Weather permitting.

1:30 for an educational program about these amazing animals.

Date: March 19, 2024

Time: 10:30-2:30 pm (CST)

Where: JSU’s Little River Canyon Center in Fort Payne (within 10 miles of DeSoto State Park).

Fee: Free & open to everyone. No registration required.  More info: