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Come learn all about the state insect of Pennsylvania! We will cover some basic biology and lifecycle, and the hows and whys of firefly glows. Learn how to make your yard firefly friendly as well.
Take a tour of Montgomery County's only water-powered gristmill and experience many hands-on, family-friendly demonstrations.
Get your feet wet as we explore the Wissahickon Creek in our Four Mills Preserve. We will search the creek for aquatic life and learn how they help us understand the health of the creek.
Join us for an easy, family friendly bird walk at Willow Lake Farm. All skill levels are welcome. Willow Lake Farm's diversity of habitats is reflected in a diverse number of bird species that either migrate through or breed on the preserve.
Tex Mex Connection is back hosting the 32nd year of one of the top week night 5k runs in the area. Wissahickon Trails is proud to be the main beneficiary of this event with over one million dollars raised to protect and restore the land and waterways of the Wissahickon Valley over the past 22 years.
Have you ever wondered how to access the hard-to-find local trails? This hike will take us through the trail connections between the Green Ribbon Trail, Horseways Trails, Lower Gwynedd Township Trails and Whitpain Township Trails.
Join us for a nighttime adventure! Our journey will start with a short introduction to learn about these enchanting creatures before taking a walk through the meadow to catch a glimpse of their mesmerizing bioluminescence.
The hike is 3 miles on easy terrain for novice to moderate hikers and their dog(s). Bring doggie bags for any waste they may leave, we carry in and carry out on our trails!
This field-based series will take place across the seasons with spring, summer, fall, and winter walks at Wissahickon Trails' preserves. Guest leader and Herbalist, Alison Rohde, will share identification tips and information about the edible and medicinal plants of our region, as well as ways they can be used and enjoyed.
Contact Lisa Hansell, Senior Development Manager