June 14, 2013 - 1:04pm
Bernheim Forest offers discovery days for kids, moonlit hikes, and more this summer.
Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest is on my summer bucket list for my family to check out this summer.
March 27, 2013 - 11:24am
The weather outside may still be frightful, but there are still signs of spring to see at Bernheim Forest, Salato Wildlife Education Center in Frankfort, and Louisville Nature Center.
Clearly, "Spring" Break 2013 is shaping up to be much different from last year's Spring Break. Last year, I remember taking my kids to play in the creek at Big Rock, flying kites at Joe Creason, and even setting up a tent in the backyard to pretend camp. This year, I'm just hoping...
November 9, 2012 - 12:38pm
Bernheim's amazing tree sculpture by Patrick Dougherty rivals any playground and check out upcoming night hikes and night sky watches this fall.
When it's warm and sunny outside, opportunities abound for fun activities with your family. Once the chill sets in, however, planning weekend jaunts becomes a little harder. Earlier this week when my kids were out of school, we drove south down I-65 to one the area's best destinations:...
August 31, 2012 - 10:30am
Come to the forest to see this documentary about environmental superstar Aldo Leopold.
Remember that Intel commercial from a few years ago? It featured gobs of adoring tech people slobbering over a tiny computer chip and high-fiving the innovator who created such a fantastic piece of technology, and the punchline was “Our rock stars are different from your rock stars.” It...
April 24, 2012 - 3:35pm
Artist Patrick Dougherty brings his whimsical and astounding “stickwork” to Bernheim Forest.
The first thing I see when I go to visit with artist Patrick Dougherty is his full head of white hair. It’s an illuminating color that stands out among the backdrop of the earthy browns and springtime greens of Bernheim Forest. Dougherty is busy grabbing sticks, checking the structure of his...