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Smokey the Bear Visiting Backbone
August 2 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Smokey the Bear will visit Backbone State Park on Saturday, August 2nd at 5 pm. Come visit this famous bear at the Campground Host Site in the South Lake Campground. Smokey will be available to meet and take photos with, plus he’ll be handing out goodies such as stickers and tattoos. In honor of Smokey’s visit, there will be a program at the campground host site following his appearance at 5 pm about fire safety and how fire is used as a land management tool. The Dundee Fire Department will also be visiting and will speak about how they do prescribed burns and will even be bringing some firefighting equipment to show those in attendance. For more info, call the Backbone Park Office at 924.2000.