Special Events at TimberRidge Adventure Center


Family Fun: TimberRidge Trunk or Tree-t! (All Ages)

Join us for a unique spin on Halloween Trick or Treating! Put on your favorite costume and spend some time learning how to identify trees in our area. Your skills will be put to the test on a Tree ID Scavenger Hunt, where you will learn map and compass techniques to locate and identify trees while receiving treats along the way! For more information, call Outdoor Adventure Coordinator Jess Rice at (913) 856-8849. Program fee is per person and nonrefundable. Preregistration is required. Each person must register and pay, including adults.

1 – 2 hour event - $12 residents / $13 nonresidents; per person (all ages)

15187 TimberRidge Adventure Center Sat       10/15   9am – 11am



Boating: Full Moon Paddle (Ages 16+ & ages 12-15 with adult) 

Grab a buddy and come paddle with us under the light of the full moon! We will enjoy the sounds of nature at night and learn about moon folklore as we explore Kill Creek Park.   Kayaks, basic paddling instruction and lifejackets will be provided. Program fee is per person and nonrefundable. Program may be cancelled and refunded for inclement weather. Preregistration is required. Everyone attending must preregister and pay, including adults. For more information, call Outdoor Adventure Coordinator Jess Rice at (913) 856-8849.

1 – 1 ½    hour event - $12 residents/$13 nonresidents

15321  Kill Creek Park Beach    Blood Moon      Wed     10/20   8 – 9:30 pm


Camping: TimberRidge Haunted Campground (Ages 4 & older)

Come enjoy a night of family camping at TimberRidge campgrounds. Staff will check you in between 2 - 2:30 pm. Families need to bring their own equipment and food. No staff will be onsite overnight. Families need to be packed up and offsite by 9 am. Alcohol of any kind is prohibited during this event. Included with camping is Halloween Heavens, a 45-minute celestial experience at 8 pm that will discuss visible constellations in the October sky, presented by Park Naturalist Amber Lamble. Event fee is per family and nonrefundable. Event may be cancelled and refunded for inclement weather. Preregistration is required. For more information, call Outdoor Adventure Coordinator Jess Rice at (913) 856-8849.

1 – 19 hour event - $30/resident family/$33 nonresident family 

(includes 2 adults & 3 children) Extra person fee: $6 each

15322  TimberRidge Adventure Center Sat       10/30   2pm – 10/31 9am

 

Campers may also register in advance for the TimberRidge Fall Haunt (course 15323) on Saturday evening. There is a separate per person fee and registration for the Fall Haunt event. Advance registration required for either event. For more information call (913) 856-8849.


Family Fun: TimberRidge Fall Haunt (All ages) 

Join us for a festive soiree you’ll not soon forget! Fall activities abound at this event. Come in costume to fish from the dock, create a Halloween themed craft, go boating, try your hand at an apple ring toss or embark on a hike in the TimberRidge Haunted Forest! These scares will be fun for the whole family to enjoy. End the evening with hotdogs and s’mores. For more information contact Outdoor Adventure Coordinator Jess Rice at (913) 856-8849. Program fee is per person and nonrefundable. Program may be cancelled and refunded for inclement weather. Preregistration is required. Everyone attending must preregister and pay, including adults.

1 – 4 hr event - $14 resident/$15 nonresident 

15323  TimberRidge Adventure Center Sat       10/30   4 – 8 pm

 

Participants may also register in advance for our Haunted Campground event on Saturday evening (course 15322). There is a separate per person fee and preregistration for the overnight Haunted Campground event. Advance registration required for either event. For more information call (913) 856-8849.


Seasonal Event: Family Yule Log Hunt (All Ages) 

Come start a new family tradition. Create a family yule log and then go on a hunt to find it! Enjoy a fire and hotdog lunch while we hide your family yule log. Once the logs are all hidden, go on a hike to find your family log followed by a campfire with toasted marshmallows and hot cocoa. Please note: this program will be outdoors. Please dress for the weather. Advance reservation is required. Program fee is nonrefundable. For more information call (913) 826-2800. 

1 - 2 hr. event - $25 / $27 nonresidents; fee is per family (Includes up to 2 adults and 3 children from the same household.)

14342    TimberRidge Adventure Center                12/4            Sat       11 am – 1 pm