• 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?

COVID-19
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Save the Boardwalk
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Photo Contest
Photo Contest Display »

Art In The Wild
Art In The Wild 2021 Application »
Art In The Wild 2021 Site To Choose From »
Art In The Wild 2020 Video »

Wildwood Park Improvement Projects
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Video »

Wildwood Restoration Summary
Wildwood Restoration Summary »

Trail & Bird Sighting Info

January 5

Stop by to view the 2020 Photo Contest Submissions! The Outdoor Nature Center Restrooms have reopend. 

December 31

Outdoor Nature Center Restroom is closed for repairs. The North and South Lot Restrooms remain open.

December 30

A Red-tailed Hawk was seen enjoying its meal just off the Delta Boardwalk.

December 29

All trails are open. There is a lot of water in the Lake good for viewing waterfowl. The Canal can be a great place to spot Muskrat this time of the year.

December 24

The Delta & North Boardwalks are closed due to flooding.

December 23

Wildwood Way Trail is mostly clear of snow, please use caution on the Boardwalks and the Towpath Trail. 

December 8

A Bald Eagle was seen flying over the south end of the Lake. 

November 19

Art In The Wild 2021 sites to choose from are stationed throughout the Park. Please do not alter their location.