Omaha News | WOWT 6 News

Nebraska State Parks Promote Exercise With Jan. 1 Hike

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Nebraskans are being encouraged to start 2013 off with some exercise at a state park.

Ponca State Park in northeast Nebraska is sponsoring a "First Day Hike" on Jan. 1 to encourage Nebraskans to get active and enjoy the outdoors.

The park will offer unguided hikes from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday. After the hike, participants can enjoy hot cider and cookies at the park's education center.

The hike at Ponca State Park is one of 646 similar events scheduled at state parks around the country.

A valid state park permit is required to enter Ponca State Park.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WOWT NBC Omaha 3501 Farnam Street Omaha, NE 68131 (402) 346-6666 sixonline@wowt.com
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 185277202 - wowt.com/a?a=185277202