Find the Stewardship Gnomes in Nature!
The Great Gnome Hunt ends Oct. 31! On Nov. 1st, the gnomes migrate to the tropics and will return Apr. 1st, 2020! Time is now ticking to find the gnomes hiding in 3 park natural areas.
Discover incredible winding trails, tranquil forests and scenic vistas as you look for the gnomes. Snap a pic and post your discovery on Instagram or Facebook! Happy hunting!
OCTOBER GNOME HUNT
The gnomes found 3 new parks to hide in and challenge you to find them. Get out and Get Gnomin'!
Bryant Woods Nature Park
Location: 4300 Childs Rd.
Lily Bay Natural Area
Shhh! If you're very quiet, you may see a beaver, turtle or wood duck residing in hidden Lily Bay. The gnomes are close to the path, so tiptoe as you look for gnomes and wildlife in this tiny jewel of an ecosystem.
Location: Trail marker is at the sharp corner near end of Diamond Head Rd. (North Shore Rd. turns into Diamond Head Rd.)
This is the ultimate gnome hunt as this park boasts 50 natural acres of woods and nearly 3 miles of scenic trails! Get ready, get set, get "gnomin"!
Location: 2500 Wembley Park Rd. (Address is for Uplands Elem. School. The park kiosk is behind the Uplands Elem. School playground. )
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Check them out on our pages, and learn about new native flora and fauna while you are there!
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We need your helping hands in our Parks!
The City of Lake Oswego works with volunteer Friends Groups to help restore the habitat in over 460 acres of natural areas in the parks. Check out the Stewardship events for ways to volunteer and help restore natural areas in our community!