Tyke Hikes

Tyke Hikes
(18 months – 3 years)

Encourage your child’s curiosity about nature and spend time with them exploring outdoors!

Children 18 months to 3 years, with their adult companions, can join a naturalist for a story reading, a simple nature activity or craft, and a stroller-friendly hike on the beautiful Arboretum trails. Enjoy an interesting new nature experience each week with themes such as turtles, armadillos, spiders, and trees.

Tyke Hike Square

TYKE HIKES HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED THROUGH THE END OF MARCH.

Dates: Select Mondays – see specific dates below.

Times: 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.

Cost per class: Free for Family Tree Members and above (please have member card on hand); $7 per child for nonmembers (younger siblings are welcome for free). Pay at the door, advanced registration not necessary. 

Dress for weather – Tyke Hikes take place rain or shine! Closed-toe shoes are best for trail hikes. Older preschoolers are welcome but are the responsibility of the adult companion.

Upcoming Hikes!

2019
December 2, 9, 16

2020
January 13, 27
February 3, 10, 24
March 2, 9, 23, 30
April 6, 20, 27
May 4, 11, 18

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