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Explore Trails and Boardwalks Enjoy the Nature Center

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!

Upcoming Events

4/9/2016 - 10/31/2016
Art In The Wild OPEN

4/20/2016 - 11/30/2016
Wildwood Photography Contest

Scout Workshop: Webelos “Into the Wild” Badge

Beginner's Yoga & Walk

Introduction to GPS & Geocaching

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Wildwood Scout Programs

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What's Happening at Wildwood Park?

Wildwood announces scout programs for 2017
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Wildwood's Magical Trail
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2016 Friends of Wildwood Photography Contest
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Photography Workshops
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Art In The Wild Exhibit Open
2016: Information | Vote | Winners
2017: Call to Artists | Application

Wildwood Lake Restoration Feasibility Study
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Trail & Bird Sighting Info


September 26
An immature Red-tailed Hawk was watching birds at the feeders this afternoon.

September 21
Reports of hatchling Snapping Turtles have been coming in this week.

September 20
Look for the yellow daisy-like flowers of Wingstem blooming throughout the wetland.

September 15
A Wood Turtle was seen in Paxton Creek.

September 14
A female Rose-breasted Grosbeak was seen near the feeders behind the Olewine Nature Center.

September 13
Three White-tail bucks were seen along Wildwood Way Trail.

September 1
A White-throated Sparrow was on the ground by the nature center's bird feeders.