Family Scavenger Hunt

Looking for some outdoor fun while facilities are closed? Come to Ernie Miller Park and take your family on a scavenger hunt that’s fun for the whole crew!

Search for the following things in the park. Please remember to leave nature in its place. Thank you for visiting!

Water

Animal Tracks

Where is the animal going?

What animal made the tracks?

Water

Find the creek and pond

Animal Tracks
Animal Scat

Animal Scat (Poop)

Do you see hair? Bones? Berries or seeds? What shape does it make?

Squirrel’s Nest

Can you build a nest of leaves?

Squirrel Nest
Prairie Grasses

Prairie Grasses

Sway like the grass in the wind. Find grass taller than you.

Insect or Spider

How many legs does it have?

Insects or Spiders
Animal Fur

Animal with Fur

What animal do you see?

Hear a Bird’s Song

Can you whistle or sing like a bird?

Bird Song
Fungi on Trees

Fungi on Trees

Are they big or small?

Flower

What color is it?

How many petals does it have?

Flower
Tree Bark

Tree Bark

How does it feel?

Leaves

Find 3 differerent kinds!

Leaves