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Family Groundhog Weekend Getaway

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Family Groundhog Weekend Getaway

Get ready for a family “groundhog-tastic” weekend getaway at North Texas Jellystone Park™ as we celebrate Groundhog Day with everyone’s favorite bear! Will Yogi Bear™ see his shadow? The stakes are high because if he does, it means six hundred more years of fun! Join us for a weekend of excitement and festivities as we extend the season of fun with Yogi Bear™ and his friends.

Here are some highlights of what we have planned for our campers. 

  • Groundhog Day Extravaganza: Dive into the spirit of Groundhog Day with a variety of entertaining activities that are sure to make your weekend memorable.
  • Blindfold Races: Test your speed and agility in our Blindfold Races, a thrilling challenge that will have you laughing and racing to victory.
  • Groundhog Paper Bag Puppet: Get creative and craft your very own Groundhog Paper Bag Puppet. It’s a fun and artistic way to embrace the Groundhog Day spirit.
  • Shadow Discovery: Gather round as we eagerly await to see if Yogi Bear™ sees his shadow. It’s a moment of anticipation and excitement you won’t want to miss.
  • Groundhog Day Insights: Learn all about the history and significance of Groundhog Day through informative sessions that add depth to the celebration.
  • Shadow Art: Explore your artistic side by making your very own Shadow Art. Let your imagination run wild and create unique masterpieces.
  • Groundhog Scavenger Hunt: Embark on an adventure to find all the Groundhogs hidden throughout the park during our Scavenger Hunt. It’s a delightful challenge for the whole family.
  • Glow in the Dark “Hey, Hey, Hey” Ride: Cap off the day with a magical Glow in the Dark Hey, Hey, Hey Ride. It’s a luminous journey through the park that will leave you mesmerized.

Don’t miss this chance to celebrate Groundhog Day in style with Yogi Bear™ and friends. Book your spot at North Texas Jellystone Park™ and be part of the excitement. Who knows, Yogi Bear™ might just predict six hundred more years of fun!  


  • Please refer to the detailed activities schedule when published. 
  • See all of the Fun Options available during your getaway.
  • Here’s a look at the activities included in your stay
  • For details contact the Activities Department at

Regularly scheduled activities at our family-friendly resort include:

  • “New” Archery Tag® – Announcing our latest family fun activity, Archery Tag®. “What is Archery Tag®?” You may ask. Archery Tag® is an intense mix of dodgeball, paintball, and archery.
  • Fire Truck Rides – Explore the Park from atop a real honest-to-goodness fire truck.
  • “Hey, Hey, Hey Rides” -Guests of all ages enjoy this adventurous ride through our resort!
  •  Arts & Crafts – Make your own souvenir, paint a ceramic, get a glitter tattoo, or, make a tie-dye shirt, just to name a few options.
  •  Dance Parties – A new way to experience the kind of wholesome family time that can only be experienced here.
  •  Laser tag – An excellent test of skill and loads of outdoor fun.
  • “Bear-Roll” Train Rides – A huge hit with our little campers, plus a bear will meet you there to give a big send-off.

Pirates cove

Pirates’ Cove Water Park is now closed for the 2023 Season

The Game Zone and Grill at Pirates’ Cove are still open in the off-peak season.


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