• 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!

Upcoming Events

4/13/2019 - 10/31/2019
Art In The Wild 2019: Exhibit Opens

6/24/2019 - 6/28/2019
FULL - Wildwood Way Day Camp II

Rescheduled Get in Shape Walk

7/8/2019 - 7/12/2019
FULL - Junior Naturalist Day Camp

Volunteer Work Day

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What's Happening at Wildwood Park?

Run Wild for Wildwood 5K
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Wildwood Park Improvement Projects
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Art In The Wild
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Video »
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Photo Contest
2019 Photo Contest Brochure »
2018 Photo Contest Winners »
2018 Photo Contest People's Choice Winners »

2019 Summer Day Camps
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Why is the lake so shallow?
Wildwood Lake Summary Sheet »

Trail & Bird Sighting Info


June 20
Dragonflies to watch for include Blue Dasher, Common Whitetail, Eastern Amberwing, Eastern Pondhawk and Great Blue Skimmer.

Silky Dogwood and Elderberry blooming.

Ruby-throated Hummingbirds visiting the nature center deck feeders.

Nature Center bird feeders are not getting filled for a few weeks to help disburse squirrels.