• Terry Smith - Wood Thrush
  • Rebecca Fronk - Jewelweed
  • Darlene Zeller-Shearer - Frog
  • Shannon O'Shea - Olewine Nature Center
  • Volunteer Work Day
  • Olewine Nature Center
  • George Shearer, Jr - Olewine Nature Center
  • Eric Willet - Olewine Nature Center
  • Friends of Wildwood Park
  • Charlie Smith

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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?

Celebrate Wildwood
Sunday, September 24 Information »

Art In The Wild 2017
Winners | About the Artists | Vote for Your Favorite
Watch Video by CASA (Capital Area School for the Arts) »

Friends of Wildwood Photo Contest
2016 Winners »
2017 Contest Brochure »

Gallery Exhibits
Paintings by John Whitney - exhibit hall
Watch the video
Friends of Wildwood Photo Contest winners - downstairs gallery

Ash Tree Cutting
Information »

Trail & Bird Sighting Info

All trails are open.

August 14
A Black and White Warbler was seen behind the nature center.

August 8
In the afternoon, a Muskrat was swimming between the Morning Glory spillway and the dam. 

July 27
An American Bittern flew over the north parking lot toward the marsh this morning.

July 26
Monarch butterflies have been laying eggs on milkweed. Check for yellow, black, and white caterpillars where you see that the leaves have been eaten.