Bring your family and friends to Dayton’s original Backpacker Campfire, featuring adventure, nature and travel programs.

The programs are free and open to the public. All ages are welcome.

The 2023 -24 programs kick off on October 19th! Events are typically on the first Thursday of the month, at 6:30 pm at Cox Arboretum MetroPark, in Dayton, Ohio and last about 90 minutes.

Coffee, tea and hot drinks served. Come join us!



The Dayton Backpacker Campfire is presented in partnership with Five Rivers MetroParks.