Auburn State Recreation Area

Want to enjoy nature without having it bite back?

Grace Kamphefner remembers very vividly the first time she found a rattlesnake in her yard. She was hosting a birthday party for her then 8-year-old son and he and his guests wer ...

High water levels mean high-risk activities

High water levels at area hot spots may mean more recreation, but some are engaging in risky behavior. While bridge jumping is not a new activity to those who monitor State Parks ...