Wednesday, December 21, 2016

WINTER NATURE ACTIVITIES IN MORRIS COUNTY

Morris County Park Commission

EAGLE WATCHING TRIPS
Ages 18 & Up

eagle

Join a guided van trip into NY and PA to view majestic, wintering Bald Eagles.
WHEN: Saturday, January 7, Sunday, January 22 & Sunday, February 5.

Preregistration is required, and space is extremely limited. Click here for more information.


SNOWSHOE SUNDAYS AT PYRAMID MOUNTAIN - Ages 10 & Up

snowshoeing

Enjoy an afternoon of guided snowshoeing and trekking on the trails of
Pyramid Mountain NHA in Montville Township. Use your own snowshoes,
or rent them from us. No experience necessary.

WHEN: Snowshoe Sundays are held every Sunday January 8 through March 12, except February 19. For more information, click here.


Programs for the Little Ones!
Ages 5 & Under

trek

 

Toddler Trek: Tricky Tracks
Monday, January 9
Ages 2 & 3 with an adult
Enjoy a story read aloud and an interactive game to learn about different animal tracks. Take a walk on the trails of the Great Swamp in search of real animal tracks.

Preregistration is required.
To register, call 973.635.6629. Learn more.

Nature Tots & Tykes: Frigid Flyers
Tuesday, January 10
Ages 2 - 5 with an adult

Learn about winter birds with a story read aloud, interactive games, and a craft at Pyramid Mountain Natural Historic Area.

Preregistration is required.
To register, call 973.334.3130. More info.

 

tots

seedlings

 

SEEDLINGS: BRRRRR!
Wednesday, January 11
Ages 3 - 5
Winter is here, but if you look closely, you’ll see signs of life in the garden. Hear a story read aloud, and take a guided walk through the gardens of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum. You may even see something in bloom!  

Preregistration is required.
To register, call 973.326.7603. Learn more.