8/8/2015

Evening Stroll Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
Come for a relaxing stroll through the park at dusk. A naturalist takes you on a tour of the woods and wetlands to watch and listen for beavers, owls and other nocturnal residents.
 

8/14/2015

Summer Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Fri
(Families, children 4 yrs. and up) Cool your heels on a bright summer morning or warm twilight by breezing along on a 90-minute tractor ride to the wetland and back. A naturalist will help you look for nectaring butterflies or hunting bats. Get off for a snack at the observation platform. Rides leave from the South Kings H ighway entrance.Children must be accompanied by registered adult.
 

8/14/2015

Summer Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
(Families, children 4 yrs. and up) Cool your heels on a bright summer morning or warm twilight by breezing along on a 90-minute tractor ride to the wetland and back. A naturalist will help you look for nectaring butterflies or hunting bats. Get off for a snack at the observation platform. Rides leave from the South Kings H ighway entrance.Children must be accompanied by registered adult.
 

8/15/2015

Poetry Sketch Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Celebrate nature, and sharpen your outdoor observational skills, by penning your thoughts and sights in a sketchbook of words and image. Join us for a Poetry Sketch walk that combines nature study, drawing and poem craft in the forest and wetland. We'll be reading American poets Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, and Walt Whitman while writing poems of our own accompanied by sketches.
 

8/16/2015

Birding for Beginners Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8am Sun
Interested in birding? We can get you started! Learn about the birds in the park and some basic identification skills. Program begins with an indoor discussion. Children ages 12 to 16 must be accompanied by a registered adult.Call Huntley Meadows Park for details about the program 703-768-2525.
 

8/22/2015

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Sat
Join naturalist PJ Dunn to hike the trails after dark,looking and listening for owls,beavers and other night animals.
 

8/28/2015

Summer Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Fri
(Families, children 4 yrs. and up) Cool your heels on a bright summer morning or warm twilight by breezing along on a 90-minute tractor ride to the wetland and back. A naturalist will help you look for nectaring butterflies or hunting bats. Get off for a snack at the observation platform. Rides leave from the South Kings H ighway entrance.Children must be accompanied by registered adult.
 

8/28/2015

Summer Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Fri
(Families, children 4 yrs. and up) Cool your heels on a bright summer morning or warm twilight by breezing along on a 90-minute tractor ride to the wetland and back. A naturalist will help you look for nectaring butterflies or hunting bats. Get off for a snack at the observation platform. Rides leave from the South Kings H ighway entrance.Children must be accompanied by registered adult.
 

9/12/2015

Naturalist's Choice 'Behind the Scenes' Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Come celebrate the park's 40th Anniversary by taking a tour of some off the beaten path, seldom seen places with a park naturalist. Dress for going off trail.
 

9/16/2015

Autumn Adventures (7-12 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Wed
Come explore the forest, meadow and weltands. Watch and learn the process of the summer melting away into autumn.
 

9/19/2015

Evening Stroll Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Sat
Come for a relaxing stroll through the park at dusk. A naturalist takes you on a tour of the woods and wetlands to watch and listen for beavers, owls and other nocturnal residents.
 

9/26/2015

Sketch Hike: Wetlands Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Join Park artist and naturalist Margaret Wohler for a hike focusing on wetlands and learn techniques to ehnance your wetland observation and sketching skills.
 

9/26/2015

Wild Side Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  2pm Sat
Take a 90-minute tractor ride with a park naturalist to parts of the wetland that are difficult to reach on foot. Look for and learn about songbirds, wildflowers, butterflies and waterfowl, then stop for a snack at the observation platform. Meet at South King's Highway park entrance.
 

9/26/2015

Wild Side Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Sat
Take a 90-minute tractor ride with a park naturalist to parts of the wetland that are difficult to reach on foot. Look for and learn about songbirds, wildflowers, butterflies and waterfowl, then stop for a snack at the observation platform. Meet at South King's Highway park entrance.
 

10/4/2015

Birding for Beginners Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8am Sun
Interested in birding? We can get you started! Learn about the birds in the park and some basic identification skills. Program begins with an indoor discussion. Children ages 12 to 16 must be accompanied by a registered adult.Call Huntley Meadows Park for details about the program 703-768-2525.
 

10/10/2015

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Sat
Join naturalist PJ Dunn to hike the trails after dark,looking and listening for owls,beavers and other night animals.
 

10/10/2015

Sketch Hike: Fall Wetland Flowers Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Join Park artist and naturalist Margaret Wohler for a hike to the wetland focusing on fall flowers and learn techniques to enhance your fall flower observation and sketching skills.
 

10/10/2015

Naturalist's Choice 'Behind the Scenes' Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  10am Sat
Come celebrate the park's 40th Anniversary by taking a tour of some off the beaten path, seldom seen places with a park naturalist. Dress for going off trail.
 

10/17/2015

Wild Side Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  2pm Sat
Take a 90-minute tractor ride with a park naturalist to parts of the wetland that are difficult to reach on foot. Look for and learn about songbirds, wildflowers, butterflies and waterfowl, then stop for a snack at the observation platform. Meet at South King's Highway park entrance.
 

10/17/2015

Wild Side Wagon Ride Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4pm Sat
Take a 90-minute tractor ride with a park naturalist to parts of the wetland that are difficult to reach on foot. Look for and learn about songbirds, wildflowers, butterflies and waterfowl, then stop for a snack at the observation platform. Meet at South King's Highway park entrance.
 

11/7/2015

Evening Walk Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sat
Join naturalist PJ Dunn to hike the trails after dark,looking and listening for owls,beavers and other night animals.
 

11/8/2015

Birding for Beginners Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  8am Sun
Interested in birding? We can get you started! Learn about the birds in the park and some basic identification skills. Program begins with an indoor discussion. Children ages 12 to 16 must be accompanied by a registered adult.Call Huntley Meadows Park for details about the program 703-768-2525.
 

11/14/2015

Boardwalk Astronomy Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Sat
What's new in the night sky? Join park naturalists as they take you on a tour of constellations, comets and other current events happening in the heavens above.
 

11/21/2015

Owl Outing Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sat
These nocturnal raptors are pair-bonding and looking for nesting sites at this time of year. Prowl the park after dark to listen for and learn about our local owls, and possibly see a barred owl. Meet at the Visitor Center and dress for the weather and standing off trail.
 

12/12/2015

Boardwalk Astronomy Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Sat
What's new in the night sky? Join park naturalists as they take you on a tour of constellations, comets and other current events happening in the heavens above.
 

12/19/2015

Owl Outing Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  4:30pm Sat
These nocturnal raptors are pair-bonding and looking for nesting sites at this time of year. Prowl the park after dark to listen for and learn about our local owls, and possibly see a barred owl. Meet at the Visitor Center and dress for the weather and standing off trail.