Nature Notes: Rides and hikes and busts -- oh my!

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive
  • Appalachia Ohio Alliance, a group working to protect various landscapes across the state, will host a nature hike at Cackley Swamp in Jackson County on Saturday, June 21.
  • A local mountain-bike group known as the SpokeJunkies are riding the East Fork Trail near Cincinnati, and they want you to come along. The trail sounds awesome.
  • Seven Wisconsin men were handed steep fines and jail time for taking more walleye from Lake Erie than allowed by Ohio fishing regulations. Props to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources for tracking these criminals down.
  • Yoga in the Park is only one of the great class offerings in the Columbus Metro Parks his month. A searchable schedule is here.