Get active in nature with these fun Moss Rock Festival outdoor activities:

ROCK CLIMBING WALL – Test your vertical climbing ability on Mountain High Outfitters’‘s rock climbing wall. Located on the Village Green near the pool & Town Hall.

ROPE BRIDGE – Kids can build confidence as they maneuver across this rope bridge challenge created by Boy Scout Pack and Troop 93. Located between the WonderKid Studios on the south end of the Village Green and Blue Row to the east.

FLY FISING DEMO – Learn more about fly fishing along with a few great techniques with Jim Shaw. Located on the Village Green adjacent to the swimming pool.

PHOTO WALK SESSION – Join Apple and CartoTracks on an informative walk in the Moss Rock Preserve combining nature, art and technology to learn how to use your iPhone to take breathtaking photos and track your way with smartphone ready maps.
11:30 am OR 1:30 pm – SATURDAY – Sign up & meet up at the MRF Info Booth – Site 349 (top of Orange Row)

WALK & LEARN – Join the Access Fund Conservation Team for a walk and learn hike through the Moss Rock Preserve Boulder Field that will showcase trail infrastructure, graffiti removal, and favorite climbs… trail building tools and techniques and a little about rock climbing too!
1:00 pm – Saturday & Sunday – Sign up & meet up at the MRF Info Booth – Site 349 (top of Orange Row)

GUIDED HIKES – Join the Friends of Moss Rock Preserve as they lead Interpretive Hikes in the 350 acre Moss Rock Preserve (nature preserve) adjacent to The Preserve neighborhood and Festival site.
1:00 pm – Saturday & Sunday – Sign up & meet up at the MRF Info Booth – Site 349 (top of Orange Row)

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Hike to boulder formations, waterfalls and other landmarks in the parks backcountry. 2-3 miles roundtrip. A significant amount of natural history interpretation will be given during the first section of the hike. Participants who would like a shorter walk can stop in the Boulderfield-Hidden Falls area near the start of the hike and return on their own. Distance to Hidden Falls and back to the festival is 3/4 miles roundtrip.

Download the Moss Rock plant and animal species list.

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