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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 [...]

Trail School at Baltimore Woods: Hike to Peanut Hill

Due to weather, we're moving our Trail School program to Friday, November 18th from 10am-12pm. This week we will head up to the popular Peanut Hill to build stick forts or anything else we can imagine. Children must be accompanied by an adult and should bring a water bottle and snack. For ages 5-15. $6 members; $9 public. [...]

By |2019-10-16T23:03:35+00:00October 18th, 2019|, |Comments Off on Trail School at Baltimore Woods: Hike to Peanut Hill

Natural Navigation: No Maps, No Compass, No Problem!

Learn how not to get lost in the woods as we explore traditional techniques and routines for wayfinding. How did our ancestors find their way before we had GPS systems, sextants, or even compasses? Join us as we explore natural navigation including using the sun, reading landscapes, and more!  Program for ages 10 and up. [...]

By |2019-04-18T14:42:57+00:00July 27th, 2019|, |0 Comments

Habitat Restoration Project

Give back to the Earth by protecting and restoring native habitats and trails here at The Woods. Meet at the lower parking lot - bring gloves, water, and a picnic lunch.Stick around after the project and celebrate Earth Day at our free, community event from 1-4.

By |2019-01-15T18:46:41+00:00April 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Birding by Ear

“Cheese-bur-ger!” Learning to recognize bird songs and calls can add a whole new level of enjoyment to your bird watching or hikes, and it’s easier than you might think! This combined talk and bird walk will get you started down the path of avian auditory enlightenment with tips, tricks, and hacks for learning bird calls. Program for adults. $6 for members; $9 for [...]