Sunday, August 16, 2009

Flint Wood Nature Preserve - Fall 2009 Programs!

Programs at Flint Woods Nature Preserve

Flint Woods Nature Preserve is a satellite area of Brandywine Creek State Park composed of a mature stand of hardwood trees and rolling terrain. The Preserve remains uncrowded, making a visit to this area a special occasion for the regular park visitor. Programs at Flint Woods require transportation from the Nature Center in the park’s van, limiting participation to 12 people. All programs cost $2 per person unless otherwise noted.

Salamander Sleuths

Sunday, August 30th, 1-3 p.m.

Search for salamanders, arthropods, and other living things in the dirt. Participants will learn about ongoing research on salamander populations at Flint Woods. Transportation provided.

National Public Lands Day Volunteer Trail Maintenance

Saturday, September 26th, 10-noon

Join a naturalist and get to work during the nation’s largest volunteer day for public lands. Learn how you can help keep our trails looking beautiful! Transportation provided. No Fee.

Fall Photography and Tree Hike

Sunday, October 11

1-3 p.m.

Come out for a scenic hike in beautiful Flint Woods Nature Preserve.

Catch the best time of year for fall color and tree identification.

Wilderness Survival Series

Sundays, November 1 and 22


Saturday November 14

1-3 p.m.

Earn your Flint Woods Wilderness Survival certificate in these fun and challenging classes on survival skills.

November 1: Preparing for your Adventure

November 14: Navigating your Way

November 22: All the Comforts of Home

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Brandywine Creek State Park is open 8 a.m. to sunset, year round.
Park entrance fees are charged daily from March 1 through November 30.
Delaware State Parks, Annual Park Passes are available.

Contact the Nature Center:

(302) 655-5740