Desoto State Park

Herp Herp Herp, Hooray! Reptiles & Amphibians of Alabama

Event Dates:
September 2, 2023, 8:00 pm
September 2, 2023, 9:00 pm
DSP Herps

Events In & Around DeSoto State Park:


Campfire Talk: Herp Herp, Hooray!  Reptiles & Amphibians of Alabama

Join us for a fun campfire talk in the great outdoors! Campfire Talks are a series of educational & entertaining programs located outside in DeSoto State Park. Campfire programs are held many Friday & Saturday evening (June –October) in our large campfire ring inside the improved campground. Talks are for all ages, & open to everyone!

Whether you love them or hate them, get better acquainted with what herp species Alabama has and how they are a big part of our ecosystem. This live animal presentation with Herpetologist Jimmy Stiles will focus on Alabama’s amazing reptile and amphibian diversity. Intended for people of all ages to learn about our native herps!

Seating is limited, so bring your own comfortable camp chair if you wish.

Date: SATURDAY, September 2, 2023

Time: 8:00 p.m. (CST)

Where: DeSoto State Park-Fort Payne, Alabama. Campfire Ring in the Improved Campground (In case of inclement weather will be located in the CCC Pavilion in picnic area) Campground gates will open 30 minutes before program.

Fee: Free and open to everyone, no pre-registration required; For any details about the talk, email