On the first quarter mile of the one-mile hiking trail, signs identify tree species and forestry practices. An informative guidebook gives more details.
This forest is the site of JDCF's Spring Saunter and Bark, Berries, & Nuts. Please see our events calendar for more information.
A picnic pavilion and restroom have been built at the teaching forest, thanks to generous grants and donations.
The Schurmeier Teaching Forest shelter, available for a small donation to JDCF, lets you enjoy the company of friends and family in a quiet country setting.