Couple riding Segway scooters in the spring
 

Dogwood Canyon Activities

Dogwood Canyon has plenty of engaging activities to participate in while you explore the park - Dogwood Canyon Property Map
Find the dates, times, locations and general information for these Activities below.
Green Activities are free with park admission. Those in Blue require pre-registration.

Guests looking for Dogwood Canyon Adventures, click here.
 

*Green activities are included with park admission.
*Blue activities require pre-registration to participate.


 

 

Eagles of North America

January 12, 2020 | 12:30PM

Dogwood Canyon Nature Park

Join us on January 12 as Dickerson Park Zoo features a live Bald and Golden Eagle Program at the Sycamore classroom in the Nature and Conservation Center.

  

 JANUARY 2020 Activities

See Calendar above for Dates and Times of Activities

Discovery Stations

Our stations provide a casual, yet engaging educational opportunity for families and children to learn about nature through hands-on crafts, activities and tabletop displays. This activity is complimentary. Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Nature Talks

Join us in the Nature & Conservation Center classroom for a seasonal nature talk. This activity is complimentary with park admission.

Eagles of North America

Join us on January 12 as Dickerson Park Zoo features a live Bald and Golden Eagle Program at the Sycamore classroom in the Nature and Conservation Center.

First Day Hike

Start 2020 off with a guided First Day Hike! Join us, New Year’s Day for some good, old-fashioned outdoor exercise! Come enjoy the crisp winter air and wake up your senses with a leisurely nature hike led by our knowledgeable activities staff. Dress for the weather and wear good hiking shoes. The hike will complete a 3-mile section of the park trails on both paved and unpaved surfaces with a potential elevation gain of over 300 feet. Guests will have the option to shorten or lengthen their hike as desired.

1/1/20: Register Now

Free Event! Please purchase park admission in advance or show member ID upon arrival.

Winter in the Canyon Guided Hike

Grab your coat and kick that cabin fever with one of our winter guided hikes! As winter settles in its a great time to come and discover the park all over again as the surrounding ridges and ravines are revealed. Watch for bald eagles and other birds and mammals who brave the cold on this fun and engaging park experience! 1/5/20 - Moderate/Strenuous: The hike will begin on a paved trail, then transition to an unpaved, rocky trail with a potential elevation gain of over 300 feet. 1/9/20 - Easy: The majority of this hike will take place on a paved trail, with a possible mini excursion down Box Canyon Trail. All terrain will be easy with minor elevation gain.

1/5/20 (Moderate/Strenuous): Register Now

1/9/20 (Easy): Register Now

Free Event! Please purchase park admission in advance or show member ID upon arrival.

 

  

 FEBRUARY 2020 Activities

See Calendar above for Dates and Times of Activities

Discovery Stations

Our stations provide a casual, yet engaging educational opportunity for families and children to learn about nature through hands-on crafts, activities and tabletop displays. This activity is complimentary. Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Eagles of North America

Join us on February 2 as Dickerson Park Zoo features a live Bald and Golden Eagle Program at the Sycamore classroom in the Nature and Conservation Center.