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EXPERIENCE our Park and Communities!

Does your family like to stay busy with fun activities during vacation? We want to help you to have EXPERIENCES while you're here; making memories, soaking in the beautiful sites, absorbing the local culture.

Below we will list activities and planned events that are taking place at the lodge and in the park, as well as links to area partners for fun activities located in our surrounding communities!



Salt Fork Fun

Salt Fork Bucket List

Lodge Events


Live Music

Friday, December 2

7 - 10 pm in Wildlife Lounge. Featuring Rust Monkey.

Drink Specials & Timbers Restaurant weekly features will be available.


Live Music

Saturday, December 3

7 - 10 pm in Wildlife Lounge. Featuring Fueled by Crown

Drink Specials & Timbers Restaurant weekly features will be available.


Santa's North Pole Outpost

Saturday, December 3

11:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Golf Pro-Shop

Join us for some holiday fun at Santa's North Pole Outpost!

Admission: Free for Lodge & Cabin Guests //$10.00 per participant

Activities Include: Cookie Decorating, Make & Take Ornament, Hot Chocolate Station... and more!



Live Music

Friday, December 9

7 - 10 pm in Wildlife Lounge. Featuring E. Wade Rodriguez

Drink Specials & Timbers Restaurant weekly features will be available.


Live Music

Saturday, December 10

8- 11 pm in Wildlife Lounge. Featuring Ruff Creek

Drink Specials & Timbers Restaurant weekly features will be available.


Santa's North Pole Outpost

Saturday, December 10

11:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Golf Pro-Shop

Join us for some holiday fun at Santa's North Pole Outpost!

Admission: Free for Lodge & Cabin Guests //$10.00 per participant

Activities Include: Cookie Decorating, Make & Take Ornament, Hot Chocolate Station... and more!


Storytime with Mrs. Claus

Saturday, December 10

4:00 pm by the 2nd level fireplace. Mrs. Claus is making an apperance and reading one of her favorite stories fireside. Event is free to all!


Live Music

Friday, December 16

7- 10 pm in Wildlife Lounge. Featuring Rust Monkey

Drink Specials & Timbers Restaurant weekly features will be available.


Live Music

Saturday, December 17

7- 10 pm in Wildlife Lounge. Featuring Fueled by Crown

Drink Specials & Timbers Restaurant weekly features will be available.


Santa's North Pole Outpost

Saturday, December 17

11:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Golf Pro-Shop

Join us for some holiday fun at Santa's North Pole Outpost!

Admission: Free for Lodge & Cabin Guests //$10.00 per participant

Activities Include: Cookie Decorating, Make & Take Ornament, Hot Chocolate Station... and more!


Storytime with Mrs. Claus

Saturday, December 17

4:00 pm by the 2nd level fireplace. Mrs. Claus is making an apperance and reading one of her favorite stories fireside. Event is free to all!


Christmas Open House & Buffet

Sunday, December 18

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Stop out to see the lodge decorated for the holiday's and enjoy a delicious Holiday Buffet! This is the perfect oppourtunity to gather your friends and family to celebrate Christmas!

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New Year's Eve Family Event

December 31, 2022

Ring in the new year with us at Salt Fork! We are bringing back the arcade games, by popular request as well as many other fun activities; Pajama Dance Party, Movie Screenings, Hot Chocolate Bar, Sparkling Cider Toast & More! Add on a variety of special NYE packages when you make your reservation online.

Family Events are incldued with your stay

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21+ Party at Wildlife Lounge

December 31, 2022 | 7 pm - 1 am

Toast to the New Year in Wildlife Lounge. Live Music will be playing all night while our bartenders mix your favorite drink. Then at midnight, a champagne toast will welcome in 2023 and we will serve Lucky New Year's Eve Fare ($) for good luck in the new year!

No Cover Charge - open to all guests age 21 +.



New Year's Day

January 1, 2023

Sleep in until noon, with a complimentary late check-out and then catch brunch complete with a Bloody Mary Bar at Timbers Restauarnt. If you are an early riser, a continental breakfast will be served from 7 - 9 am.

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Naturalist Programs & State Park Events

Join our park naturalist for guided hikes, meet and watch live animals, try out a kayak or canoe, and much more! Check out the Nature Programs link below to see what may be offered during your stay!.


Salt Fork Nature Center
Please check the schedule of open hours at the Nature Center or Camp Check-in.
Naturalist: John Hickenbottom. 740-630-6105



All Lodge & Park programs and Nature Center hours are subject to change. Programs and events are weather dependent unless otherwise noted. Notify the Lodge or Naturalist (depending on activity) if special accommodations are needed for your participation. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times, no exceptions.


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