• Friends of Wildwood Park
  • Karen Carlson
  • Volunteer Work Day
  • Larry Imes
  • Charlie Smith
  • Steve Dale
  • Rick Price
  • Larry Imes
  • Olewine Nature Center
  • Steve Dale
  • Olewine Nature Center

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Center Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-4pm | Trail's Hours: Daily dawn-dusk | Closed Holidays »

Tucked away in the rolling hills of Central Pennsylvania, Wildwood Park is conveniently located on the edge of Harrisburg, PA.

There are endless opportunities for fun and adventure at Wildwood Park. Explore the Nature Center, walk the trails and boardwalks, ride your bike, pack a picnic lunch, watch the birds, check out the flowers and much more! There is fresh air and good times around every bend. Come and enjoy…it's fun and it's free!

What's Happening at Wildwood Park?

Art In The Wild
Lecture by artist Roy Staab April 5 »
Opening April 7 »

Wetlands Festival - Saturday, April 28
Information »
Schedule »

2017 Photo Contest Display in the Nature Center
Contest Winners »
People's Choice Winners »

2018 Day Camp Registration
Event details »

Trail & Bird Sighting Info

Wildwood Way Trail is open.

March 15
You may notice Gray Squirrels perched high in trees actively feasting on maple buds and flowers.  Silver Maple, Red Maple and Boxelder are common maple species in Wildwood.

March 14
Lots of Green-winged Teal in the marsh.

March 6
Look for tracks in the mud, especially under the bridges and beside the boardwalks. Deer, Raccoon, Red Fox, Squirrel, muskrat, and mink are most commonly seen.

March 1
Skunk Cabbage is blooming in the wet spots along the East Shore Trail.