Pumpkin carving, Halloween hike set for Oct. 20-21

The Ida County Conservation Board’s 20th annual Halloween hike and pumpkin carving contest is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 20 and Saturday, Oct. 21 at Moorehead Park in Ida Grove.

The pumpkin-carving contest is for kids and adults and runs from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20 at the shop area (former conservation board office) at Moorehead Park.

The Halloween hike is slated for Saturday, Oct. 21 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Moorehead Park. This year’s theme is “Sneaky, Scaly and Not So Scary Snakes.”

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