Searching for Birds, Learning New Skills and Celebrating the Solstice

Here are some local events December 17 through December 25. Remember to check organization websites for details, as some events require pre-registration and some charge fees. On Saturday morning Rancocas Nature Center is offering a naturalist-led walk and Delaware Canal State Park is hosting a raptor hike along the Nockamixon Cliffs section of the DelawareRead More

December Is Here, but There Is Still Plenty to Do Outside

Here some area events this weekend. Remember to check their websites for details, as some require pre-registration and some charge fees. Both Saturday and Sunday mornings John Heinz Wildlife Refuge has their bird walks and on Sunday afternoon they will also host a plant walk at the refuge. In the afternoon, the Perkiomen Watershed ConservancyRead More

Looking to Spend Time Outdoors This Weekend?

Trees on a steep slope with a creek inthe foreground

  While many will be spending this Thanksgiving weekend shopping, some local organizations have planned activities for those who prefer the outdoors. Remember to check their websites for details, as some require pre-registration and some charge fees. Black Friday afternoon you can take a walk with the Friends of the Wissahickon along the Monoshone Creek.Read More

Outside This Weekend: Birds, Rocks and a SuperMoon

As always, local parks and organizations have activities planned to get you enjoying the great outdoors this weekend. Remember to check their websites for details, as some require pre-registration and some charge fees. On Saturday, you can head to Crossways Preserve, Churchville Nature Center or Tacony Creek Park to explore the area with birding expertsRead More

11 Things to Do Outside This Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here’s a list of outdoor activities to choose from. For more information, you can go to our calendar, or better yet, to the sponsoring organization’s website. Note that some of these activities involve a fee and some require you to register in advance. Go for a walk ChurchvilleRead More