Explore the Mononghela National Forest May 20-21
Join us for the Best of Birthplace of Rivers Weekend, May 20-21, 2017 in Slatyfork, WV!
Explore some of the best West Virginia’s public lands have to offer during WV Rivers’ Best of Birthplace weekend in Monongahela National Forest!
This weekend is designed to get you outside enjoying and learning about public lands! Families are welcome.
Space is limited, so make sure you register for the Best of Birthplace of Rivers Weekend soon!
Adult registration is $20/adult and youth registration is $5/child under 15 years old. Registration includes Saturday dinner, Sunday lunch, and all programming. Saturday lodging and Sunday breakfast are not provided.
Register for the Best of Birthplace of Rivers Weekend here. We’ll follow-up after you register with more information.
Saturday, May 20
2:00pm – Registration and welcome at the Elk River Inn, our base camp for the weekend.
2:45 – 6:00 – Interpretive programs. You’ll have the opportunity to participate in all of them!
6:00 – Buffet BBQ Dinner
6:50 – After dinner program on public lands and how you can get involved protecting them. Door prize drawing.
7:30 – Saturday programming wraps-up. Night-owls, once the sun sets, we’ll gather around a campfire for music and storytelling.
Sunday, May 21
9:30am – Attendees gather back at the Elk River Inn and depart for one of four guided field trips into the Southern Monongahela National Forest. Unless noted, all supplies, gear, shuttle to and from the field trip, and a bagged lunch are provided. Field trips will return to the Elk River Inn around 3-4:00pm and participents will depart.