Farewell To Summer Night Hike

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August 25, 2012


New Canaan Nature Center

New Canaan

All Ages


Event description: Bid summer farewell and walk the trails on a guided night hike of the nature center's 40-acre property. Experience what happens in the woods and ponds as dusk turns to night and learn how nature is preparing for the cooler months ahead. Advance registration required.

Address: 144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan , CT 06840
Phone: 203-966-9577
Website: newcanaannature.org

About New Canaan Nature Center

The New Canaan Nature Center features diverse habitats, including wet and dry meadows and woodlands, two ponds, dense thickets, an old orchard and a cattail marsh. Two miles of trails criss-cross the site that is one of the six largest tracks of open space in New Canaan. Trails and grounds are open from dawn to dusk and admission is free to the public. In addition to the natural trails, visitors are welcome to enjoy an arboretum and a variety of gardens including the Sally Waters Herb Garden, James L. Crider Memorial Bird and Butterfly Garden, the Swallen Wildflower Garden, and Susan B. Hanson Memorial Naturalists' Garden.