Do More Outdoors in Des Moines - Things to do in Des Moines

UnityPoint Health - Des Moines and Polk County Conservation are excited to host our
Winter Do More Outdoors!

Sunday, February 9

1 to 4 p.m.
Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt, near Maxwell, IA.

Get ready to shake your cabin fever at Do More Outdoors. This is a FREE event for the whole family. There will be plenty of hands-on activities and equipment to try, including:

  • Cross-country Skiing (must wear a women's size 6 shoe or larger)
  • Winter Hiking lead by a nature guide
  • Snow Shoeing
  • Snow painting and other fun outdoor activities.

Warm up by the fire in the Longhouse and enjoy a cup of cocoa and a healthy snack.  In addition, there will be a variety of exhibits to explore, including:

  • Creating a Winter Survival Kit
  • Winter Animal Tracking
  • Winter Wellness Tips

Please note that all outdoor activities are subject to current weather conditions, so keep checking back for more details!

 For a map or directions to the park, click here.