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Wildwood Park

  • Address: 100 Wildwood Way Harrisburg, PA 17110
  • Phone: (717) 221-0292
  • Address: 100 Wildwood Way Harrisburg, PA 17110
  • Phone: (717) 221-0292
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Explore the trails and boardwalks at Wildwood Park, located on the edge of Harrisburg. This nature sanctuary offers seven trail/boardwalk options located around a large lake, plenty of opportunities to see and observe birds and other wildlife, and abundant flora and fauna natural to our area, some endangered.

Be sure to stop by the Benjamin Olewine III Nature Center which offer exhibit areas for everyone to enjoy, including children who are welcome to check out nature from the inside out by climbing through a tree. The Center is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm.

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  • Hours: Park:Daily from dawn till dusk; Nature Center: Tues-Sun 10am-4pm
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  • Number of Trails: 7
  • Trail Length < 5 Miles:

Art in the Wild Exhibit

  • Date: April 9, 2016 - October 31, 2016
  • Times: Dawn till dusk
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Celebrate Wildwood

  • Date: September 25, 2016
  • Times: From: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Beginner's Yoga and Walk

  • Date: October 2, 2016
  • Times: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Introduction to GPS & Geocaching

  • Date: October 2, 2016
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Migration Bird Walk

  • Date: October 5, 2016
  • Times: 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Storytime!

  • Date: October 8, 2016
  • Times: From: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Tree ID Walk

  • Date: October 9, 2016
  • Times: From: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Early Morning Bird Walk

  • Date: October 15, 2016
  • Times: From: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Big Moon Halloween Hike

  • Date: October 15, 2016
  • Times: From: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Wildwood's Magical Trail

  • Date: October 21, 2016 - October 22, 2016
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Capital Area Greenbelt: Past, Present and Future

  • Date: October 22, 2016
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Kids Discover!

  • Date: October 30, 2016
  • Times: 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Preschool Storytime: Fall at Wildwood

  • Date: November 2, 2016
  • Times: From: 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Storytime!

  • Date: November 19, 2016
  • Times: From: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Kids Discover!

  • Date: November 26, 2016
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Late November Bird Walk

  • Date: November 30, 2016
  • Times: From: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Wreath Workshop

  • Date: December 3, 2016
  • Times: 9:00 AM; 10:30 AM: 12:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center

Natural Ornaments

  • Date: Dates vary between December 4, 2016 - December 18, 2016
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park Nature Center