The Nature Center has a wide variety of programs and tours available year round for adult and youth groups. We are happy to work with group leaders to structure a visit that meets the needs and interests of your participants.
These 2-4 hour programs are open to groups of 10 or more. Each are designed to provide opportunities for participants to experience, study and enjoy nature. For more information about any of the following programs or to schedule your group, please contact Kelley Lang, Education and Visitor Services Manager, at (814) 835-5356 or fill out the program inquiry form. We have a program fee of $5.00 per child for a 1.5-2 hour program and $7.00 per child for a 3-4 hour program.
How do animals and plants prepare for the coming of winter? Come to Asbury Woods to go on a Fall Detective Nature Hunt and look for clues to answer this question. Discover the changes in nature that occur during this beautiful season.
C’mon out and discover the beauty of Asbury Woods in the winter. Learn tracking skills and try out trekking on snowshoes just like the Native Americans and early pioneers.
Everyone loves maple syrup and students will love this sweet program. Learn to identify maple trees, hike through an operating sugar bush and experience syrup production techniques from Native American times to today.
Enjoy the cool shade of Asbury Woods during a summer hike along the trails. A trained guide will lead your group to discover our swamp, forest and field. Meet the Asbury Woods animals up close and personal.
Adult groups may choose to explore the wide diversity of flora and fauna found along our 4.5 miles of trails and boardwalks or learn about out our green building that is complete with native plant gardens, live animal displays, and a living vegetative roof.