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Wildflower Hike with Famous Poets

Baltimore Woods has an astonishing display of spring wildflowers. Come for an inspiring walk with the words of famous poets as they help us appreciate this ephemeral moment. Wear sturdy shoes for hiking. Trails include hills. Program for adults. $6 members; $9 public. Register for Wildflower Hike With Famous Poets!

Trail School: Hike to Salamander Hollow

The seeps and springs throughout Baltimore Woods are homes for many creatures. This week we will head out to Salamander Hollow, where - you guessed it - we can find salamanders!  Children must be accompanied by an adult. Dress for the weather. Be sure to bring water and a snack for the trail. Program for [...]

Earth Day Celebration 2020

It’s Earth Day! Come out to Baltimore Woods for a fun and educational event that includes face painting, a live reptile show, interactive games, and crafts made with recycled materials! Come explore our trails either on a tour of the Faust Garden, a self guided walk, or on a family-friendly hike led by our naturalists [...]

Earth Day Restoration Project

Earth Day at Baltimore Woods means habitat restoration, and we need your help! To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day we will plant 50+ plants into the woods and remove 50+ invasive plants! Bring your work gloves and a favorite trowel, shovel, lopper, or pruner. We will provide tools if you don’t have them. [...]

The Trees are Calling and I Must Paint

From the smallest plant to the largest mountain, nature inspires us all in different ways. Join us for a mindful hike and painting as we find inspiration in the springtime forest. Wear sturdy shoes for hiking, and dress for the weather. Trail is moderate with hills. Program for adults. $6 members; $9 public. Register for [...]

The After Party: Observing Vernal Pools

The spring amphibian migration is a wet, cold extravaganza! Join us at Labrador Hollow to observe the development of new life in the vernal pools. Wear shoes that can get wet. Program for adults. $6 members; $9 public. Register for The After Party!

Equinox Meditation Hike

Spring is here at last! Learn meditative ways to tap into the new and fresh energies of spring through mindful hiking and nature journaling. Wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Program for adults. $6 members; $9 public. Please stay tuned as we are working to develop a new way to deliver this program [...]

Native Gardens and You!

Native plants have many benefits for you and for wildlife. Learn how to create native gardens to experience these benefits right outside your door - and leave with a planted seed to get you started on your journey! Program for adults. $6 members; $9 public. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis, this program has [...]

Into the Sugar Bush

Spring is right around the corner, which means it’s time to harvest a naturally sweet treat-maple syrup! We’ll journey through the history of maple sugaring, learn when and how to tap, and taste sweet syrup along the way. Dress for the weather. Program for ages 10 and up. $6 members; $9 public. Due to the [...]

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