fbpx

Uncategorized

Written By: Lara Wardlow, Explore Nature! Naturalist at LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center When we think of Hibernation, our thoughts tend to flow toward bears in caves or groundhogs in deep underground burrows. But we have some surprising local hibernating animals that you may not know: Bats,...

Ready for exploring this summer at camp! Cincinnati Parks Explore Nature! offer one week award-winning summer camps for ages 3 1/2 - 14 years old. By our very nature, our team strives to serve all people of all backgrounds with the goal to instill and foster...

Have you had a chance to meet Charlie? Charlie is the evergreen tree that greets you as you walk into Krohn Conservatory during the holiday season. Standing at a height of 18 feet, Charlie is a focal point of Krohn’s holiday show. But this mighty...

During the winter months, there is a magical phrase some people are hoping to hear “Snow Day”! Love it, hate it, what starts as a drop of water, with the right conditions, becomes a beautiful intricate snowflake covering the world in white. To form, a snowflake...

Volunteering matters. In fact, Cincinnati Parks relies on thousands of volunteers each year who perform essential tasks to keep our world class park system well maintained and functioning. There is perhaps no better example of the difference volunteers can make than Ed and Mona Puckett who...

Pumpkins, cooler weather, and colors of leaves changing it's hard not to "Fall In Love" with Parks this autumn. Check out one of these events to join in the magic of the changing season or participate in a self-guided hike or scavenger hunt. Click on...

Adventure with Cincinnati Parks during The Great Outdoor Weekend. Hosted by the Green Umbrella Regional Sustainability Alliance, the weekend is an annual outdoor events sampler for the Greater Cincinnati region. Children and adults can participate in the best outdoor recreation and nature awareness programs Cincinnati...