EECO Tours - July Tour

  • 24 Jul 2018
  • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • YMCA Camp Kern


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Need College Credit, CEU’s or just want to have some fun?


Try…EECO Tours - July Tour


Tour the Little Miami River’s Fort Ancient Valley


What we will do:

  • Visit the Hopewell Mounds at Ft Ancient and tour the museum
  • Explore what remains of an early 19th century tavern, a depression era boy’s camp, and a railroad town lost to the river.
  • Enjoy a three-mile canoe float with some Ordovician fossil hunting, macroinvertebrate netting and water chemistry testing along the way.


Come for all or just part of the day, whatever works in your schedule.


When: Tuesday July 24th

Cost: $25.00 


9:30     Meet at YMCA Camp Kern for introductions, coffee, and bagels

10:00   Car pool over to the valley and then on to Fort Ancient for tour and museum visit

12:00   Lunch (pack your own) in a 1930’s CCC built pavilion

12:45   Head to the river for stream quality testing and canoe trip

2:45     Wrap up and goodbyes

3:00     Bus ride back to our cars (or a beautiful 4-mile hike on the Silver Moccasin Trail)


Register online at  or you can register or get more information by contacting

Dave Moran at

YMCA Camp Kern

5291 St Rt 350 Oregonia, Ohio 45054

513-932-3756 x1527

(To be eligible for college credit you will need to attend at least 3 EECO Tours.  We will be offering 4 tours, one per season.)

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