Park Now Open All Weekends!
Thanks to the advocacy of FOSP members and friends, Oracle State Park will now remain open on weekends throughout the entire year. A milestone for the Park, thanks are owed to everyone who gave their support. The Park is open Saturdays and Sundays, 8 AM-5 PM. See Events Calendar.
2013 Year End Report
Two thousand thirteen represented a banner year for the Friends: funding natural and historic preservation efforts, securing grants for youth outreach and advocating for extended hours represent a few of many accomplishments. Download the 2013 Year End Report to learn more.
Major Exhibit of Lee Kannally Paintings (Thru April 2014) Read the press release about this new exhibit of works by the widely admired and self-taught cowboy artist, whose foray into art helped him to contend with the effects of WWI mustard gas poisoning.
Annual Meeting Update (Nov. 2013)
This years Annual Meeting heralded the passing of the baton, as current President Mary Ann Pogany announced her retirement and introduced Jim Walsh, long-time FOSP member who has graciously offered to succeed her at the end of the year. Read more...
Kannally Ranch House Shutter Repairs Approved (Oct. 2013)
At an emergency meeting in October, the Friends unanimously approved funding the repair of the Kannally Ranch Houses historic shutters. Read more...
Oracle State Park Open Through Spring (Oct. 2013)
The Park is now open Saturdays and Sundays, 8 AM to 5 PM, through April 27. Environmental Education Programs for school groups are scheduled weekdays by reservation. December events include a new exhibit (see press release), guided hikes and bird walks, a holiday wreath-making workshop, Bighorn Basics, and more. Click here for information.