Due to a heat index exceeding 90 degrees, the Millennium Trail and Elm Lick Trail will remain closed until further notice.

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Teen Summer Camp

Campers will enjoy two days filled with outdoor adventure, exploration and fun. Participants will partake in kayaking, creek hiking, nature-inspired art and journaling, free explorations, and outdoor investigations. Learn about […]

Playcosystem Happy Hour: Nocturnal Networking Takeover

Playcosystem

Join us for a refreshing networking experience amidst the natural beauty of Bernheim Forest. Nocturnal Networking is back for another exciting event! Come for Happy Hour and Stay for a […]

Full “Strawberry” Moon Hike

Celebrate the night! Join Bernheim’s nocturnal naturalists for adventures from the dark side. Marvel at the moon, ponder distant planets, and explore the mysteries beneath your feet on our portion […]

Event Series Firefly Fridays

Firefly Fridays

Meet at Garden Pavilion

Whether from Kentucky or almost anywhere in the middle to southeastern U.S., watching, catching, and releasing fireflies on warm summer nights may be a childhood memory. Remember being spellbound by […]

Bernheim Book Club

If you like connecting with nature through a literary lens join us for these monthly online discussions. June's theme is "Animals, Humans, and the Forest," and the book is A Forest World by […]

Member Adventure: Kayaking Day

Lake Nevin, south of Quiet Garden

NEW! You're invited to a thrilling day of kayaking on Lake Nevin! Thanks to Yak City Kayaks, we have a limited number of kayaks available for a one-hour rental.  This […]

Member Adventure: Summer Camp-In

Education Center

This summer, members can experience Bernheim at night during our 3rd annual Member Adventure: Summer Camp-In – a night of stargazing, s’mores over a bonfire, and naturalist-led activities. Bring your […]

Event Series Fire Tower Open

Fire Tower Open

Fire Tower 2075 Clermont Rd., Clermont, KY, United States

Get ready to be wowed by breathtaking vistas from the top of Bernheim’s historic fire tower! Our volunteer naturalists are eager to guide you to one of the most spectacular views of the natural landscape in the state. Please note: Fire tower opening is weather permitting. Please call (502) 215-7155 or check at the Visitor […]

Event Series Fire Tower Open

Fire Tower Open

Fire Tower 2075 Clermont Rd., Clermont, KY, United States

Get ready to be wowed by breathtaking vistas from the top of Bernheim’s historic fire tower! Our volunteer naturalists are eager to guide you to one of the most spectacular views of the natural landscape in the state. Please note: Fire tower opening is weather permitting. Please call (502) 215-7155 or check at the Visitor […]

Mellow Summer Day Camp

This exclusive, adult-only summer day camp is the first of its kind. Delight in a low-impact exploration of the natural environment, including nature strolls, sensory explorations, kayaking, nature-inspired art, journaling, […]

Event Series Firefly Fridays

Firefly Fridays

Meet at Garden Pavilion

Whether from Kentucky or almost anywhere in the middle to southeastern U.S., watching, catching, and releasing fireflies on warm summer nights may be a childhood memory. Remember being spellbound by their mysterious flashing light as they seemed to hover over the ground? Bernheim provides a protective habitat for these luminescent creatures and June is the […]

Event Series Fire Tower Open

Fire Tower Open

Fire Tower 2075 Clermont Rd., Clermont, KY, United States

Get ready to be wowed by breathtaking vistas from the top of Bernheim’s historic fire tower! Our volunteer naturalists are eager to guide you to one of the most spectacular views of the natural landscape in the state. Please note: Fire tower opening is weather permitting. Please call (502) 215-7155 or check at the Visitor […]