Wildwood Park1016 Votes Currently Open
- Address: 100 Wildwood Way Harrisburg, PA 17110, 17110, United States
- Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details
- Phone: +1-7172210292
- Fax: +1-7172210318
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: Trail, Park, Family And Kids, Landmarks, Parks
With its easy to walk trails that spread across the entire area, a variety of flora and fauna that has made the grounds their home and a serene lake area where you can sit back and simply be, the Wildwood park has become an oasis for those who crave for nature and all its beauty! The woodland covers an area of 200 acres with a 90-acre shallow lake area, 6.5 miles of trails that twirls around untouched and tranquil spaces and 1.5 miles of boardwalk. The park is also known for a range of activities including fishing, biking, bird-watching and photography. The place is home to a few endangered species as well making this a preservation area too but for nature lovers, it has become a getaway where they can exercise, have a picnic with family and friends and simply unwind surrounded by the lush greenery.
The on ground Olewine Nature Center houses have an exhibition place where you can learn about the natural history of the Susquehanna Valley area and see trending exhibits. The nature-themed gift shop in the park is perfect to buy small gifts and souvenirs before you leave the park.
Wildwood Park Travel Tips
- Carry bottled drinking water and snacks. Wearing comfortable shoes will be helpful to explore the area.
Entrance Ticket Details For Wildwood Park
- Admission to the place is free of cost.
Wildwood Park Hours
Nature Centre Hours of Operation:
- Tuesday - Sunday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
- Closed on Mondays.
Holiday Closings (Nature Center): On Christmas and New Years. For other closed days, visit official website.
How to Reach Wildwood Park
- By Bus: Pheaa (around 6 kilometers away)
- By Taxi
- By renting a bicycle/ car.
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