Event Series Snowshoe Strolls at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Strolls @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Event Series Snowshoe Strolls at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Strolls @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Event Series Snowshoe Stroll at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Stroll @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Norwegians Bring Ski Jumping to the PNW & Leavenworth

Red Barn at Wenatchee River Institute 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA, United States

John Lundin, award-winning author and principal ski historian in Washington State, will be presenting from his fourth book, ‘Ski Jumping in WA State: A Nordic Tradition’. Ski jumping was established by the Norwegians here in Leavenworth in 1928 and eventually International Jumping Contests went on annually through 1978 on what is now known as Bakke Hill.

Donations accepted at the door : Enter Raffle for Day Passes from LWSC and Mission Ridge.

Doors open at 6:30pm

Event Series Snowshoe Strolls at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Strolls @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Family Movie Night

Red Barn at Wenatchee River Institute 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Join Wenatchee River Institute for a free Family Movie Night. Bring the whole family to enjoy watching a movie on our big screen in the Red Barn! Feel welcome to bring your dinner for your family to eat during the movie. This month’s movie is Shrek, keep an eye out for more updates. No registration required.

Hot cocoa, tea, sparkling water, beer, and wine will be available for purchase. Bring your own snacks and chairs for a full movie night experience.

Wenatchee Pride Snowshoe Stroll

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Wenatchee River Institute is teaming up with Wenatchee Pride and Mountain Queers for a snowshoe outing at the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery! This is a safe, judgment-free space for members of the LGBTQIA+ community to come and enjoy the wintery outdoors. No previous snowshoeing experience necessary, and snowshoes are provided. This outing is designed for queer folks to connect with each other, maybe try out something new, and enjoy spending some time in nature. Be sure to dress warmly and wear sturdy boots if you have them.

For more information, visit the website.

 

Event Series Snowshoe Strolls at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Strolls @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Event Series Snowshoe Stroll at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Stroll @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Red Barn Event – Protecting Rare Plant Species

Red Barn at Wenatchee River Institute 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA, United States

This is a FREE event with a donation basket at the door, offered jointly by the Wenatchee Valley Chapter of the Washington Native Plant Society and the Wenatchee River Institute.

Doors open at 6:30pm for a community social with beer and wine available for purchase. The presentation will start at 7:00pm.

 

Event Series Birding by the River

Birding by the River

Wenatchee River Institute 347 Division Street, WA, United States

Go birding with knowledgeable WRI staff around the WRI campus! All birding skill levels are welcome. Need binoculars? We have loaner binoculars that you can borrow.

This is a great opportunity to learn about eBird, the largest biodiversity-related community science project in the world, and utilize it to record our observations of local wild birds. Total walking distance is ½ mile, over a gravel path with two moderate hills. Come prepared for the weather. These walks will happen on the second Wednesday of each month for the whole year. Join us for as many as you can!

Trail difficulty level: beginner
Trail is wide enough for ADA access, but trails are gravel
Bathrooms available at the start and end of the walk

Meet outside the River Haus at 8am and plan to be finished by 9:30am. This is a FREE event and no registration is needed.

Event Series Snowshoe Strolls at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Strolls @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Event Series Snowshoe Strolls at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Strolls @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Event Series Snowshoe Stroll at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Stroll @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Red Barn Event – Pushed: Miners, a Merchant, and (Maybe) a Massacre

Red Barn at Wenatchee River Institute 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Streaming link: https://youtube.com/live/qk69WSMSFB4?feature=share

This is a FREE event with a donation basket at the door.

Doors open at 6:30pm for a community social with beer and wine available for purchase. The presentation will start at 7:00pm. Red Barn Events are now hybrid; you may join us in person in the Red Barn or livestream virtually.

We are partnering with A Book for All Seasons to sell Ana Maria Spagna’s new book PUSHED: Miners, a Merchant and (Maybe) a Massacre. Pick up a copy and get it signed!

 

Event Series Snowshoe Strolls at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Strolls @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Event Series Snowshoe Stroll at the Hatchery

Snowshoe Stroll @ the Hatchery

Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Begin the year with new discoveries! Starting from the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, join Wenatchee River Institute naturalist guides on a one-mile snowshoe trail along beautiful Icicle Creek.

Make sure to dress in warm layers.

All skill levels are welcome, with snowshoes, gaiters and poles provided.

 

Event Series Wednesday Wenatchee Birding

Wednesday Wenatchee Birding

Walla Walla Point Park 1351 Walla Walla Ave, Wenatchee

Go birding with knowledgeable WRI staff around Walla Walla Point Park and the Horan Natural Area in Wenatchee! All birding skill levels are welcome. Need binoculars? We have loaner binoculars that you can borrow.

Come prepared for the weather. This event will happen rain or shine!

Trail difficulty level: beginner level (2 miles)
Trail is wide enough for ADA access, but trails are mostly gravel and compact earth.
Meet in the north parking lot of Walla Walla Point Park at 7:30am. The plan is to finish by 9:30am.

Fly Tying Workshop Series @ Wenatchee River Institute

Red Barn at Wenatchee River Institute 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Come learn the basics of fly tying to make you successful as you fish our local rivers! There is nothing like catching a fish with a fly you hand tied!

Enjoy small group instruction provided by the Wenatchee Valley Fly Fishers and volunteers.Each student will walk away with an understanding of beginning fly tying techniques, including the use of tools and various fly-tying materials enabling independent tying of diverse patterns. All materials and tools are provided, and students will leave with 6-8 flies to get started on fishing adventures!

PRICE: $75, non-member, $60- WRI member. Each ticket includes all five nights.
If the cost is a barrier for you to participate, follow the “Financial Access Form” link below.

Class size is limited to 12.

Fly Tying Workshop Series @ Wenatchee River Institute

Red Barn at Wenatchee River Institute 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA, United States

Come learn the basics of fly tying to make you successful as you fish our local rivers! There is nothing like catching a fish with a fly you hand tied!

Enjoy small group instruction provided by the Wenatchee Valley Fly Fishers and volunteers.Each student will walk away with an understanding of beginning fly tying techniques, including the use of tools and various fly-tying materials enabling independent tying of diverse patterns. All materials and tools are provided, and students will leave with 6-8 flies to get started on fishing adventures!

PRICE: $75, non-member, $60- WRI member. Each ticket includes all five nights.
If the cost is a barrier for you to participate, follow the “Financial Access Form” link below.

Class size is limited to 12.

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