Encourage your little one’s curiosity with nature and the outdoors.
Children 18 months to 3 years, with their adult companions, can join naturalist Naletta Galbraith for a nature story reading and stroller-friendly hike on the Arboretum trails. Enjoy a new nature experience each week!
Dates: Every Monday (Late August through May – check calendar for holiday cancellations)
Times: 9:00 and 10: 00 a.m. Each hike is $3.
Cost per class: Free for members (Please have member card on hand); $3 per child for nonmembers (12 months and older). Pay at the door.
Note: Please dress for weather. Closed-toe shoes are best for trail hikes. Older preschoolers are welcome but are the responsibility of the adult companion.
Groups: Large groups such as child care centers, organized mom groups and home school association may schedule private tyke hikes subject to availabiltiy. The minimum fee for groups is $36. To schedule your group, contact Naletta Galbraith at 713-366-0376.
|Date||Tyke Hike Topic|
|December 9||Tracks and Trails|
|December 23||Getting Ready for Winter|
|December 30||Winter Naps|
|January 27||Roly Polys|
|February 3||Blustery Days|
|February 17||No Hike – Presidents’ Day|
|March 17||No Hike – Spring Break|
|March 24||Spring is Here!|
|March 31/td>||Wildflowers (stroller recommended)|