All Day

Family Fishing Days


In the spirit of the KY Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Free Fishing Days, all of Bernheim’s arboretum lakes are open for fishing. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy a day of family fun. No license is required to fish. FREE; $10 per car recommended donation applies for […]

Millennium Trail Section Hike

Visitor Center

Celebrate National Trails Day with Tony Cecil and other Volunteer Naturalists by hiking nine miles of Bernheim's 14-mile Millennium Trail. Much of this trail section is deeply wooded and includes portions of the Jackson-Yoe and Guerilla Hollow trails. Participants should wear sturdy shoes, bring lunch, and pack plenty of water. Due to rough terrain and […]

ECO Kids Discovery Day: Looking at Leaves

Visitor Center

Identify trees by their leaves, using the On Your Own Challenge page to recognize leaf form, arrangement, and shape. HANDS-ON DISCOVERY STATIONS, led by Volunteer Naturalists, from 1 – 4 p.m. HIKE OF THE DAY, led by a Bernheim guide, starts at 2 p.m. and runs 45 – 60 minutes ON YOUR OWN CHALLENGE, a self-guided adventure, available […]

Bernheim at Night: Laser Guided Star Tour

Meet at Garden Pavilion

Enjoy an evening stroll around Lake Nevin with “Star Captains” Bill Napper and Don Spain. These Volunteer Naturalists will use a laser pointer to help you experience the celestial happenings […]