Hike Sigrist Woods!

April 25th, 2019

Looking for a new adventure at TWC? Hike Sigrist Woods! As part of our Earth Day Celebration this past weekend Sigrist Woods Trail was reopened to the public. Storm damage closed this gem for several years, but with a new bridge and boardwalk in place, Sigrist is once again ready to welcome your family. And […]

April 20th Earth Day Celebration Offers Fun

April 1st, 2019

Grand Reopening of Sigrist Woods Trail, Unveiling the Barlowe Collection and TWC Wilderness Run Highlights of the Day Whether you are looking to be inspired, invigorated, informed, entertained or challenged, The Wilderness Center has ways for you and your whole family to actively connect with nature and show support for the environment at this year’s […]

The Barlowe Collection

March 25th, 2019

For many of us, our first exposure to nature study came from a field guide. We carried them in our back pockets, backpacks, and bicycle baskets as we explored our world. As we got older they rumbled around in the trunks of old cars as we headed out on our first road trips. We spent […]

Ephemeral beauty of spring

March 16th, 2019

Spring is definitely my favorite season! Spring is the start of the progression of blooms that I enjoy until late fall. In March, I am waiting and watching for the ephemerals to poke out of the ground. Ephemeral blooms do not last long and the leaves of some completely die back.  I check my forest […]

Executive Director Dr. Jeff Corney Resigns

March 15th, 2019

It is with a mixture of sadness and gratitude that the Board of Directors of The Wilderness Center announces the resignation of Executive Director Dr. Jeffrey Corney. Dr. Corney will be ending his tenure with the organization April 30th to begin his new position as Executive Director of the Cincinnati Nature Center. Dr. Corney joined […]

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