Nustled in Berks County, Pennsylvania is more than 725 acres of gorgeous deciduous woodlands and plantations known as the Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center. It encompasses beautiful hiking of trails with streams, ponds, and diverse habitats that can be explored by both students and visitors.

Nolde Forest has much to offer to its visitors and explorers. For students, there are special teaching stations that offer places for them to do their work as well as benches set up for anyone looking for a place to sit back and bask in the sights and sounds of nature. There are trails for those looking to explore sites such as Nolde Mansion and historic sawmill. The beautiful Nolde Mansion is also home to a garden with native wildflowers, a lovely fountain, and year-round greenery. Near the mansion, visitors will find an indoor classroom for educational programming.

The Nolde Forest grounds stretch far and wide, with many activities to participate in. Many visitors enjoy birdwatching, hiking, and nature photography due to the forest’s vast grounds and habitats. There is a lot of nature and beauty to explore, so the park is open every day of the year, from sunrise to sunset. 

For those looking for a diverse array of environmental education and recreation programs, the Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center is the perfect place. Take friends, family, and loved ones for the perfect day to enjoy the natural world and create lasting memories.