OCTOBER 26, 2010
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI - 216-635-3263 -or-
KAREN FREEDMAN -216-635-3253
Interested in trying something new and exciting? Then,
join Cleveland Metroparks Institute of the Great Outdoors on an
"Escape to Nature" trip!
Cleveland Metroparks Institute of the Great Outdoors (IGO)
provides a wide range of outdoor recreational experiences to people
of all abilities. Participants can enjoy the knowledge and
expertise of seasoned instructors with all IGO courses and trips,
and have fun at the same time.
Take a journey with IGO on an "Escape to Nature" trip
offered in January 2011 and discover nature and wildlife in a
Hike (snowshoe) the Hocking Hills
Pre-trip meeting � Wednesday, January 12 � 7 - 9
p.m. at GarfieldParkNatureCenter
Trip dates: Friday, January 28 thru Sunday, January
Join a two-day winter exploration of one of Ohio's treasured
natural areas. Stay in comfortable cabins in HockingHillsState Park
and hike or snowshoe at an easy pace to interpret this natural
winter wonderland. There is a fee of $195 (includes lodging, dinner
Saturday night and on-site transportation). This program is
for adults. Space is limited.
For more information on the "Escape to Nature" trips,
a complete list of IGO courses and trips, and to register, call
216-341-1704 or go online at clevelandmetroparks.com.
IGO goals are to provide learning opportunities which promote
personal growth, ethical relationships with nature, and low-impact
outdoor experiences; presenting programs both, locally and to
locations outside of Cleveland Metroparks lands which further
participants' understanding of the ecology of North America,
environmental problems and potential solutions.
"Escape to Nature" with the Institute of the Great
Outdoors of Cleveland Metroparks - part of your life,