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Asbury Woods
Asbury Woods
The mission of Asbury Woods is to inspire a greater connection to the natural world by protecting, managing and interpreting our property; providing outdoor recreational opportunities; and offering environmental education experiences.

Asbury Woods achieves this mission through a diverse array of educational, environmental and outdoor recreational programming for schools, community groups, families and individuals of all ages. In addition, we manage and maintain 205 acres of preserved property which includes native species, old-growth forests, landscaped gardens, wetlands, boardwalk trails and dirt trails.
4105 Asbury Road
Erie , PA 16506
Eligibility: Call or visit the website for more information.
Hours: April 1 through October 31: Monday to Saturday, 10:00am to 5:00pm; Sunday, Noon to 5:00pm
November 1 to March 31: Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00am to 4:00pm; Sunday, Noon to 4:00pm
Asbury Woods
Asbury Woods
The mission of Asbury Woods is to inspire a greater connection to the natural world by protecting, managing and interpreting our property; providing outdoor recreational opportunities; and offering environmental education experiences.

Asbury Woods achieves this mission through a diverse array of educational, environmental and outdoor recreational programming for schools, community groups, families and individuals of all ages. In addition, we manage and maintain 205 acres of preserved property which includes native species, old-growth forests, landscaped gardens, wetlands, boardwalk trails and dirt trails.
5774 Sterrettania Road
Fairview, PA 16415
Eligibility: Call or visit the website for more information.
Hours: April 1 through October 31: Monday to Saturday, 10:00am to 5:00pm; Sunday, Noon to 5:00pm
November 1 to March 31: Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00am to 4:00pm; Sunday, Noon to 4:00pm
Briar Bush Nature Center
Briar Bush Nature Center - Educators Resources
Classroom and after school teachers, homeschool educators, day-care providers and more - take advantage of Briar Bush's resources and multiple-visit contracts to enrich and enhance your own lessons and your students' learning!
1212 Edge Hill Road
Abington, PA 19001
Churchville Nature Center
Churchville Nature Center - K-12 Programs
Provides an outdoor environment for classroom curriculum. Also available for Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.
501 Churchville Lane
Churchville, PA 18966
Eligibility: Open to all
Friends' Central School
Friends' Central School - Trailblazer Day Camp
The Trailblazer Day Camp is designed to accommodate the special interests of children between the ages of 6 and 12. The camper's day begins with 5 periods of activities with their group. Activities include instructional swimming, archery, art, drama, nature, crafts, sports and games. Campers are grouped according to grade and gender and are supervised by head and assistant counselors. Each group has a Home Base that serves as a gathering place to begin and end each camp day.

Friends' Central's twenty-three acre City Avenue campus provides exceptional facilities for a variety of day camp activities, regardless of the weather. Soccer, baseball, lacrosse and hockey fields are available along with the Shimada Athletic Center -- a modern athletic center housing a basketball court, fitness room, wrestling room, spacious locker rooms and an indoor swimming pool. Campers also take advantage of our new state-of-the-art computer lab and campus art studios. Children choosing drama will study and perform in our theater in Shallcross Hall, and campers interested in science may take advantage of the nature trail in the woodland adjacent to the School's campus.

The same quality of excellence that marks Friends' Central as one of the outstanding independent schools in the Philadelphia area also characterizes our summer activities. All of our programs are managed by Friends' Central faculty who are invested in their school community and are committed to providing a happy, enriching, and safe camp experience.

Activities:
-Sports (including Archery and Tennis)
-Art
-Crafts/Cooperative Games
-Nature
-Drama
-Computers
-Instructional Swimming
-Recreational Swimming
1101 City Avenue
Wynnewood, PA 19096
Friends' Central School
Friends' Central School - Tenderfoot Day Camp
The Tenderfoot Camp provides recreational activities specifically attuned to the interests of 3- to 6-year-old children. The program focuses on social development, independence, the development of new friendships and the strengthening of self-esteem. As children grow, they are encouraged by the supportive staff to broaden their experiences and see what the world around them has to offer. Emphasis is placed on cooperation rather than competition. Children are placed in coeducational groups by age.

The Tenderfoot Camp offers:
-Cooperative rather than competitive activities,
-Experienced early childhood educators,
-A balance of structured activities and free play opportunities,
-A low staff/child ratio.
The same quality of excellence that marks Friends' Central School as one of the outstanding independent schools in the Philadelphia area also characterizes our summer activities. All of our programs are managed by Friends' Central faculty who are invested in their School community and are committed to providing a happy, enriching, and safe camp experience.

Activities:
-Instructional Swimming
-Recreational Swimming
-Music and Drama
-Arts and Crafts
-Nature
-Computers
-Sports and Games
-Theme Weeks
228 Old Gulph Road
Wynnewood, PA 19096
Hope Grows
Hope Grows - Care for Caregivers
Provides temporary relief that allow caregivers to take a short break. By participating in the Hope Grows therapeutic model, caregivers can begin to relieve stress, restore energy, and promote balance. Hope Grows will attend to the individual needs of the caregiver, through counseling and support, therapeutic respite, and education & training regardless of financial means.
183 Shafer Road
Moon Township, PA 15108
Eligibility: Open to all adult caregivers.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation
Lancaster County Environmental Center
Lancaster County Central Park is the home of the Lancaster County Environmental Center. Naturalists conduct public programs, classes for organized groups, in-service training for teachers, and environmental education workshops. Programs for groups may be scheduled for anytime.
Program descriptions include:
- General nature hikes and explorations
- Wildlife (Birds, insects, mammals, food chains, plants, reptiles)
- Habitats and crafts
- Environmental issues
- Stream studies
- Maple sugaring
- Geology
- Canoe trips
- Compass
In addition, programs can be designed to meet special needs and topics.
One Nature's Way
Lancaster, PA 17602
Eligibility: No limitations
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; Public programs are scheduled for various dates and times day/days per week
Monroe County Conservation District
Kettle Creek Wildlife Sanctuary
A 166 acre preserve owned by the county and provides an arena for outdoor programs. Preserve includes an old field, mature deciduous forest, evergreen stands, and two ponds. Over 2 1/2 miles of maintained and well marked trails are open for public use year-round, 7 days a week.
8050 Running Valley Road
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Eligibility: Open to the public.
Hours: Dawn to Dusk.
Monroe County Conservation District
Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center
Offers educational programs for all ages and abilities. Programs are designed to incorporate natural environment into the learning experience and to promote a goal of Conservation through Education. Trained staff will work with individuals and groups to design a meaningful program for all participants.
8050 Running Valley Road
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Eligibility: Open to the Public.
Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm, some Saturdays.
Monroe County Conservation District
Meesing Outdoor Site
Located in Delaware State Forest north of Marshalls Creek, Meesing is a satellite site of KCEEC and is owned by the PA Bureau of Forestry. KCEEC conducts outdoor school programs at Meesing as well as its annual maple sugaring programs held in February and March. Limited hiking trails are available.
1254 Marshalls Creek Road
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Eligibility: Open to all.
Hours: Dawn to Dusk.
Maple Sugars Group Programs Annually February and March.
Monroe County Conservation District
Tannersville Bog
1,000 plus acre preserve containing a 150-acre wetland and a relict boreal bog. The Nature Conservancy manages the preserve with the volunteer assistance of a local Stewardship Committee and the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center.
The North Wood Trail and the Fern ridge Trail in the upland woods are open to the public for self-guided walks. Because of its fragile nature, the bog can only be visited during regularly scheduled walks conducted by the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center. Please note that pets are not allowed on bog trails.
552 Cherry Lane Road
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Eligibility: * ONLY THE BOG ROAD TRAILS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Hours: Dawn to Dusk - scheduled walks.
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania - Arboretum
Aboretum located at the University of Pennsylvania
100 East Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Eligibility: Open to the public
Peace Valley Nature Center
Peace Valley Nature Center
Offers a variety of environmental education programs at its 750 acre outdoor classroom. Meandering streams, fields, thickets, woodlands and wetlands offer diverse habitats to enhance students' on-site learning.

170 North Chapman Road
Doylestown, PA 18901
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education - Monkey Tail Gang After School Program
The Monkey Tail Gang program’s purpose is to improve children’s quality of life through increased access to nature, extending and enriching out-of-school-time learning activities, unstructured free play in the outdoors, and increased physical activity. By just having kids in nature and exploring their own natural curiosity, we are fostering their development into environmentally conscious adults.
8480 Hagy's Mill Road
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Eligibility: Open to children ages 4-12
Hours: Monday through Friday, 2:30pm - 6:00pm
Schuylkill Conservation District
Schuylkill Conservation District
Schuylkill Conservation District is dedicated to protect, enhance, restore, and promote the responsible use of the county's natural resources. Services include water quality improvement, involving people to help protect the environment, agricultural land preserve, abandoned mine drainage, and parks and recreation.
1206 AG Center Drive
Pottsville, PA 17901
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Susquehanna Heritage Corporation
Susquehanna National Heritage Area
Community collaboration for the Susquehanna Riverlands as a national destination for heritage and outdoor travelers.



Multiple sights offering a wide range of experiences - all designed to develop greater awareness and appreciation of our region's waterways.

1706 Long Level Road
Wrightsville, PA 17368
Hours:
  • SNHA Office Hours
    Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm


    • ZIMMERMAN CENTER for HERITAGE:

      Public Hours of Operation
      Open Year-Round
      Tuesday through Sunday
      10 am to 4 pm (Closed on major holidays)


    • COLUMBIA CROSSING RIVER TRAILS CENTER:

      Public Hours of Operation for
      Memorial Day through Labor Day is
      Tuesday through Friday 10 am to 5 pm,
      Saturday & Sunday 9 am to 6 pm.

      September through May
      is Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 4 pm and
      Sunday 12 pm to 4 pm
  • Venture Outdoors
    Venture Outdoors - Nature Centers/Walks
    Offers over 500 public programs a year including kayaking, hiking, biking, snowshoeing, fly fishing, cross country skiing, and geo-caching trips. There are activities for all ages and skill levels, and travel to local, city, county and state parks around the region. Offers a variety of private Group and Youth Programs.
    33 Terminal Way
    Suite 537A
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    Eligibility: Open to all.
    Hours: Weekdays 9:00am to 5:00pm
    York County Government - Parks and Recreation
    York County Department of Parks and Recreation, Richard M. Nixon Park
    Richard M. Nixon Park, located in Springfield Township, features a 14,000-square-foot Nature Center. Nestled on 187 acres of meadow, wetland,woodland and aquatic habitats Nixon Park supports a wide variety of plant and animal life.

  • Hiking Trails: There are over six miles of trails. Bikes, horses and pets are not allowed on the trails.

    • Nature Center: Full-time Naturalists staff the center and offer guided nature walks and programs to pre-scheduled groups. If you would like to schedule a program for your group visit the education section of the website for more information. The center is ADA accessible. The Nature Center is open Tuesday-Saturday, 8:30am – 4 :30pm, and Sunday, 12:00pm-4:30pm. Closed Mondays and most holidays.

    • Theme Weekends: Throughout the year different theme weekends occur focusing on different nature topics such as Maple Sugar Weekend, Great Backyard Bird Count Weekend, Reptile Week and more.

      Please, view events calendar for upcoming events. Website below.
  • 5922 Nixon Drive
    York, PA 17403
    Eligibility: Open to anyone.
    Hours:
  • Park Office: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm; Closed 12:30pm-1:00pm.
    • Parks: Dawn to Dusk
  • Asbury Woods
    Asbury Woods
    Asbury Woods
    Asbury Woods
    Briar Bush Nature Center
    Briar Bush Nature Center - Educators Resources
    Churchville Nature Center
    Churchville Nature Center - K-12 Programs
    Friends' Central School
    Friends' Central School - Trailblazer Day Camp
    Friends' Central School
    Friends' Central School - Tenderfoot Day Camp
    Hope Grows
    Hope Grows - Care for Caregivers
    Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation
    Lancaster County Environmental Center
    Monroe County Conservation District
    Kettle Creek Wildlife Sanctuary
    Monroe County Conservation District
    Meesing Outdoor Site
    Monroe County Conservation District
    Tannersville Bog
    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania - Arboretum
    Peace Valley Nature Center
    Peace Valley Nature Center
    Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
    Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education - Monkey Tail Gang After School Program
    Schuylkill Conservation District
    Schuylkill Conservation District
    Susquehanna Heritage Corporation
    Susquehanna National Heritage Area
    Venture Outdoors
    Venture Outdoors - Nature Centers/Walks
    York County Government - Parks and Recreation
    York County Department of Parks and Recreation, Richard M. Nixon Park
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