March 6 through April 25, 2021

Saturday & Sunday  12-4 pm

Bundle Up, Get Outside, Explore, Enjoy, Connect

Admission Info

Activity Areas

  • Scavenger Hunt
    Enjoy the fresh winter air as you search for scavenger hunt clues on the woodland trails!

  • Engineering with Nature
    Creatively stack tree slices to build impressive towers, inspired by the Dr. Seuss story Yertle the Turtle. 

  • Nature Playground
    Help your kids burn off excess energy by running, jumping & crawling on the 2-acre Nature Playce (weather permitting).

  • Hiking Trails
    Enjoy a refreshing & invigorating cool weather hike on our four beautiful woodland trails.

  • Cool Critters
    Check out all the interesting animals inside the Amazing Garden Plant Science Center.

  • Let's Jump!
    Can you jump like a rabbit? Or run as fast as a squirrel? Have fun moving like animals do!

  • Gravity Glue
    Try out your rock balancing skills with this challenging activity that combines art, physics & nature.

  • In the Life of a Tree
    Learn about dendrochronology by answering engaging questions about a tree's incredible life.

  • Can You Freeze?
    Enjoy this "frozen" photo op and learn about animals that must freeze in order to survive cold weather.

  • Can You Find?
    Enjoy this life size seek & find game by searching for forest critters in a woodland scene.


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Beech Creek Gardens is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that operates on a 181-acre site in Stark County’s Washington Township in the heart of northeast Ohio. We provide educational opportunities and interactive experiences that inspire people to be good stewards of their communities and the world. 

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Beech Creek Gardens and these participating organizations & businesses in Stark County have pledged to follow Ohio Health Department's Responsible Restart Ohio sector-specific business guidelines for opening. We have implemented guidelines that protect the health of visitors and employees and help prevent the spread of COVID-19.