Baltimore Woods Nature Center is a not-for-profit place-based nature education organization. Our mission is to connect people with nature, both from the headquarters on 180 acres of land in Marcellus, NY, and from satellite programs in urban areas.

Nature in the City

Baltimore Woods’ Nature in the City program brings authentic, hands-on/minds-on natural science learning to K-6th grade urban school children. The 2014-2015 school year has begun, and with it, a whole new year of natural science learning and fun for students. Read More


Thank you to all of our guests, chefs, donors, and sponsors for your contribution to this year’s envIRONmental CHEF event! The day was beautiful and the food was delicious. Over 150 guests attended and we raised close to $20,000 in support of our environmental education programs. Read More

Fall fort building at Baltimore Woods

Fall Day Camp

Summer was fun in the forest for hundreds of campers, and the fall season offers its own brand of nature play! Sign up now for camp on Veteran’s Day, November 11th and explore autumn at The Woods. Read More


Why is it called 'Baltimore Woods'?
Who is John A. Weeks?
Is Baltimore Woods a County Park?