Over 860 acres await the nature lover in all of us. In addition to the many outdoor activities such as the 14 miles of hiking trails, there is also the Kate Gorrie Memorial Butterfly House and the Buttinger Nature Center where children can explore.
Prices: FREE. There is a fee for the individual education programs. Parking is FREE.
Hours: Trails are open dawn to dusk daily. Office and Nature Center open Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm. Nature Center is also open Saturday 10am-4pm.
Get wild with us weekly, as we learn about a variety of nature topics! Each class includes outdoor exploration, stories and a craft. Dress for the weather because we always go outside. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Start 'em young! Toddler Nature Classes provide a fun introduction to animals, plants and nature in general. You and your toddler will experience nature together as we share a song, a story, and a walk outside. Dress for the weather because we always go outside! Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Save the Date for our celebration of world water day. Join in the Water Olympics, become a River-Friendly Resident, explore life in the Brook with our microscopes, take the water taste challenge and much more.