Family & Weekend Programs

Where the Wild Things Run 5K & Kids Fun Run (Hybrid-Virtual Race!)
Friday, October 23 - Sunday, October 25

Join us for a hybrid-virtual run that is 90% trail with a mix of groomed trails, rugged trails and narrow  ridges/boardwalks. The terrain of the 5k will highlight the diversity and beauty of the Woodcock property. Kids Fun Run (approx. 1K) is geared towards ages 6 and up. This course is appropriate for walkers and runners of all ages.

Guided Fall Hike: Nick Parisot Memorial Trail

Saturday, October 17th from 10:00-11:30 am

Saturday, October 24th from 10:00-11:30 am

This hour and a half guided nature tour will be led by staff naturalists from The Wilton Land Trust and The Woodcock Nature Center and illuminates the diverse wildlife, native plants, invasive plants, and Wilton’s rural beauty along the Nick P Memorial Trail. Throughout the tour, hikers will learn about forest, meadow, and riparian ecosystems. Participants will gain amazing sights and insights into Wilton's land-use history, native plants, and possibly spot some wildlife. 

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This event is FREE but registration REQUIRED.

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Woodcock Nature Center

56 Deer Run Road, Wilton, CT 06897

P (203) 762-7280

F (203) 834-0062

Our mission is to connect people to the habitats, plants and animals of Southwestern CT through programs that build awareness, nurture understanding, and advance conservation. 

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