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About Cowan Lake State Park

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Friends Caring for Cowan Lake State Park is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit

 2023 Events

Oct 20-22 Fall Campout

(only open to registered campers)

Oct 20

Nature Center is open 11am-6pm

Youth Archery 1pm-2:30pm

Raptor & Reptile Feeding 4pm-5pm

Owl Prowl 7:30pm-9pm

Campsite Judging DARK

Oct 21

Scavenger Hunt 10am-11am

Faces of Fairies Face Painting 10am-2pm

Wagon Ride 10am-2pm

FUN ZONE at Shelter House

Games, Bubbles, Pumpkin Painting and more from 11am-2pm

Lunch at Friends Cabin Open 11am-2pm

Raffle Baskets and 50/50 11am-2pm

Nature Center Open 11am-6pm

Haunted Archery 12pm-2pm

Raptors in the Park 1pm-3pm

Kids & Group Costume Contest 3pm

Raffle Winners Announced 3:30pm

Trick-or-Treat 5pm-6pm

Spooky Stories 7:30pm-9pm

**Our Friends Cabin is located inside Cowan Lake Campground, in the main parking lot. There will be Bean soup, Vegetable soup, fried potatoes, corn bread, hot dogs, various desserts, cotton candy, snow cones, hot chocolate, coffee, and tang. Raffle Baskets, and 50/50 tickets available both weekends. Raffles winners will be drawn 10-21 at 3:30pm.

18-Hole Disc Golf Course on South Side of the Lake and a 9-tee/3 Basket Practice Course Inside of the Campgrounds are now Open Year Around.

Visit the
Cowan Lake State Nature Center
Nature Center Hours 

Wednesday 12pm-4pm
Thursday 12pm - 6pm
Friday 10am - 6pm
Friday Raptor and Reptile Feeding at 4pm
Saturday 11am - 6pm

​Subject to Change

Cowan Lake State Park offers a peaceful setting complete with scenic inlets laden with the American Lotus water lily. Swimming, fishing, sailing, kayaking and canoeing are popular on the lake.

Meandering trails through mature woodlands complement the natural features of this scenic 1,775-acre park.


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