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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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  • All Ages:
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  • Hiking Trails:
  • Number of Trails: 7
  • Trail Length < 5 Miles:

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

Winter Lecture Series: Hummingbirds: Jewels Of The Air

  • Date: January 3, 2017
  • Times: From: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Mindfulness Hike

  • Date: January 8, 2017
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Farm Show Week Walks with Shaver's Creek

  • Date: January 10, 2017 - January 13, 2017
  • Times: From: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Winter Lecture Series: Those Dazzling Dragonflies!

  • Date: January 17, 2017
  • Times: From: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Cabin Fever Walk

  • Date: January 21, 2017
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Kids Discover: Animals and Their Tracks

  • Date: January 22, 2017
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Winter Lecture Series: Great Backyard Bird Count

  • Date: January 24, 2017
  • Times: From: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Preschool Storytime: Winter at Wildwood

  • Date: January 25, 2017
  • Location: Wildwood Park - Olewine Nature Center

Winter Lecture Series: Plight of the Egret

  • Date: January 31, 2017
  • Times: From: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Getting The Most Of Your Digital Camera - Primer

  • Date: February 4, 2017
  • Times: From: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Let's Learn About Groundhogs

  • Date: February 5, 2017
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Mindfulness Hike

  • Date: February 5, 2017
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Winter Lecture Series: Home Sweet Home--Grassland Raptor Conserrvation At Milton Hershey

  • Date: February 7, 2017
  • Times: From: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Kids Discover: Animals Under The Snow

  • Date: February 11, 2017
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Bird Adaptation

  • Date: February 18, 2017
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Bird Behavior

  • Date: February 18, 2017
  • Times: From: 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Great Backyard Bird Count

  • Date: February 18, 2017
  • Times: From: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Cabin Fever Walk

  • Date: February 19, 2017
  • Times: From: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park - Olewine Nature Center

Saturday Storytime

  • Date: February 25, 2017
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Fundementals Of Digital Photography, A 4-Day Course

  • Date: Dates vary between March 4, 2017 - June 3, 2017
  • Times: From: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park

Flower Walk: Cold Tolerant Plants

  • Date: March 19, 2017
  • Times: From: 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: Wildwood Park