Monthly Archives: January 2018

Volunteer Day – January 27, 2018

On January 27th, 45 volunteers spent half of their Saturday working with the ranger staff mulching the Lake Trail and South Cove Trail. [caption id="attachment_7413" align="alignnone" width="300"] Picture by Will Peters[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7412" align="alignnone" width="300"] Picture by Will Peters[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7411" align="alignnone" width="300"] Picture by Will Peters[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7415" align="alignnone"

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Snow at Radnor Lake

Pictures below were taken January 16th and 17th by Park Manager Steve Ward. Park management expect trails be be muddy for the next week as trails thaw and expect muddy trail conditions due to the amount of snow we have had at the natural area.  Please do not walk beside the trails, this only impacts spring wildflowers and creates more trail maintenance.   [caption id="attachment_7396" align="alignnone" width="300"] Pic by Steve Ward[/caption]

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First Hike Series: New Year’s Day Hike

First Hike Series: New Year’s Day Hike at Radnor Lake State Natural Area 2018   On New Years Day,  9 park visitors braved the cool temperatures to attended our 7am New Years Day Hike led by Ranger Will Peters.  In a partnership between the State of Tennessee, Friends of Radnor Lake, Vanderbilt-Dyer Observatory and the Land Trust of Tennessee, this strenuous hike led park visitors to one of the newest acquired ridgetops that was acquired

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First Hike Series: New Years Eve Hike

7 brave park visitors attended a 3+hour hike with park manager Steve Ward to Harris Ridge (in 14 degree temps) for our 15th annual New Years Eve Hike at Radnor Lake.

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