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  • Karen Carlson
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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?

COVID-19
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Save The Boardwalk
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Summer 2021 Day Camps
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Art In The Wild
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Photo Contest
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Wildwood Park Improvement Projects
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Wildwood Restoration Summary
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Trail & Bird Sighting Info

April 15

Green Herons have returned to the Canal along the Towpath.

April 13

Recent Sightings include: Ruby-crowned Kinglets, Dark-eyed Juncos, Water Snakes, American Bullfrog, and a myriad of Spring Wildflowers. 

April 10

Art In The Wild opens today, stop by the Nature Center or a trailhead kiosk for the brochure. 

April 6

Check Tall Timbers Trail for blooming Dutchman's Breeches, Trout Lily, Spring Beauties, Cut-leaved Toothwort and Early Saxifrage.

March 31

An Eastern Towhee was see at the Nature Center bird feeders.

March 30

Osprey have returned to the nest on Industrial Road across from the Middle Parking Lot.

March 26

Trails Closed due to high wind advisory. 

March 26

Art In The Wild artists are hard at work, please respect their sites which are currently under construction. 

March 25

Tree Swallows are back in the PA Canal adjacent to the Towpath Trail.  Ruby-crowned Kinglets are migrating through the park this week.

March 17

The Delta Boardwalk is open.
An American Coot continues along the Towpath Trail. Green-winged Teal, Wood Ducks, Northern Shovelers and Northern Pintails are a few species present on the lake.

March 15

The Delta Boardwalk will be closed Monday (3/15) and Tuesday (3/16) for repairs.