Come explore and learn more about the wild side of nature in the city with our fun, family friendly nature walks in Russ Pitman Park. Join us while we sneak up on lizards, peer into the trees for looks at birds, discover the latest blooms and their pollinators in our Pocket Prairie, spy on the secret life of animals that hide under logs, and investigate more seasonal nature surprises! Learn some tips to explore nature with your family in your own backyard or on your travels. Ages 4 and up are welcome. Walks are 45 min – 1 hr long.

Limit: 10 people total to allow for better social distancing. Please bring your mask to wear when/if social distancing is not possible.

Days, Dates, and Times:

  • Saturday, December 19 at 1:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 27 at 2:00 pm
  • Saturday, April 17 at 1:00 pm

Cost: $5 / person

Meet: in front of the Center

Advance registration is required. This is not a drop off program. All children must be registered and accompanied by a registered adult.

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Note: This program is subject to cancellation due to inclement weather or due to changes in the status of the pandemic and corresponding city, county and state regulations.

Groups: If you would like us to lead a Walk on the Wild Side for your private group of 5 to 10 people on a different date, please contact us at 713.667.6550 to discuss possible arrangements.