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Welcome to  Beech Creek Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve.

We are still in the process of enhancing our new website and entire web presence, thank you for your patience while we continue to work on this. Our goal is to provide more timely, accurate, and interesting information to the community, our members, and anyone interested in the things we’re doing.

Please check back often, as the new year is going to be bringing many new changes to Beech Creek.  Feel free to leave suggestions on the types of programs and events you would like to see and comments on the changes that will be happening throughout the year.
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* Garden Art & Craft Show     *Plant Sale
* Gardening Seminars        *Hands-on Workshops
* Plant Doctors       *Garden Skill Course
* Recycled Container, Garden Contest  (Registration Form)
* Spring Wildflower Trail Hikes
* Children’s Activities       * Live Music

Free Admission!
Click here for more info.   

  

Beech Creek
Adventure Camp

‘Amazing Nature Exploration’

July 14-18   or   August 4-8
Monday-Friday  9:30am-3:30pm
Age 7 – 12

* Tree-Mendous Explorers Picture1        Picture3
* Make It Wild 
* Get Swamped 
* Hop, Slither, and Crawl
* Full Circle of Nature
    Exploration

Click here for more details.

 

 

 

 BUTTERFLY HOUSE & GARDENS

Entrance to Butterfly House

Entrance to Butterfly House

AVAILABILITY & HOURS: 
Closed for the season

Normal Hours:
late-June through mid- September

  • Mon thru Sat: 10am – 4pm
  • Sun: 12pm – 4pm

ADMISSION:

  • Adults and children 3 yrs or older – $3 per person
  • Children 2 and under – free
  • Individual members of Beech Creek – free
  • Family members of Beech Creek – free for immediate family members
    1. member/spouse
    2. parent(s)/children
    3. grandparent(s)/grandchildren

NOTES:

  • The Butterfly House is handicap accessible
  • Group tours of 10 or more should call ahead to make a reservation
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AMAZING GARDEN

The Amazing Garden Entrance

The Amazing Garden Entrance

AVAILABILITY & HOURS:

June 23, 2014 || Sept 14, 2014

  • Mon thru Sat: 10am – 4pm
  • Sun: 12pm – 4pm

Oct 4, 2014 || Dec 21, 2014

  • Sat: 10am – 4pm
  • Sun: 12pm – 4pm

ADMISSION:

  • Generally Free (see notes)

NOTES:

  • Group tours of 10 or more should call ahead to make a reservation
  • There may be fees for groups of school children where tours include curriculum topics presented by Beech Creek staff or volunteers. Please contact us if you are interested in this type of tour.

VISITOR CENTER

Visitor Center Sign

Visitor Center Sign

AVAILABILITY & HOURS:

June 24, 2013 || Sept 15, 2013

  • Mon thru Sat: 10am – 4pm
  • Sun: 12pm – 4pm

Oct 5, 2013 || Dec 22, 2013

  • Sat: 10am – 4pm
  • Sun: 12pm – 4pm

ADMISSION:

  • Generally FREE (see notes)
  • No cost to visit the Nature Store, use the Resource Library, view the Educational Exhibits, or sit on the Wildlife Observation Deck (*)

NOTES:

  • Group tours of 10 or more should call ahead to make a reservation
  • (*) There may be fees for reserving or renting the Wildlife Observation Deck or use of the Community Room. Please contact us if you are interested using these areas of the Visitor Center for a special event or occasion.

HIKING TRAILS

Fern Ridge Trail Sign

Fern Ridge Trail Sign

AVAILABILITY & HOURS:
Open Year-Round, Dawn to Dusk

ADMISSION:

  • FREE

NOTES:

  • Feel free to bring your pet(s) to walk the trails with you.  However, please clean up after them to keep the trails enjoyable for everyone.

 

Beech Creek Gardens Greenhouse

Hours:  Early April-June 30 
Monday – Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm   &   Sunday  12:00-5:00pm
Perennials, Herbs, Tomatoes, Veggies, Scented Geraniums, Natives, Ornamentals, & More!
Click this link for Plant List:    Plant List – Beech Creek Gardens – 2013

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