Nature | Kids Out and About Buffalo

Stokoe Farms

Sunflowers in August, Pumpkin Patch & Harvest Fest and lots more fun in the fall from mid-September until the end of October, and magic in the Christmas season with the best Christmas trees in WNY! For over 200 years, the Stokoe family has been cultivating our farming heritage. Step back to a simpler time with your family and take a wagon ride to pick your own special pumpkin or to choose the perfect Christmas tree. Let us help you make memorable Harvest and Christmas traditions will last for generations. Hours vary, see StokoeFarms.com for a detailed calendar.
656 South Road
Scottsville , NY , 14546
Phone: (585) 889-0770
42° 59' 35.466" N, 77° 46' 20.7624" W

Wickham Farms

Wickham Farms is an amazing destination to spend a day in summer and fall! Enjoy 25+ fun farm attractions, delicious farm food, and endless photo opportunities on this beautiful farm. Summer events include Lavender Days and the Sunflower Spectacular, and the Fall Harvest Festival runs Labor Day - Halloween.
1315 Sweets Corners Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: (585) 377-FARM (3276)
43° 9' 8.2152" N, 77° 25' 44.0652" W

Bristol Mountain

Bristol Mountain is the premier ski resort in the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York that offers 1,200’ of vertical, 2 high-speed quads, and state-of-the-art snowmaking in the winter. In the fall & summer, we have our Aerial Adventure Park which consists of more than 7 courses with varying levels of difficulty.
5662 Route 64
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585 353 6504
42° 44' 43.6596" N, 77° 24' 5.3316" W

Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures

Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures includes more than 7 challenge courses, 2 kids courses, and 125+ Elements. Watch your kid gain confidence as he or she navigates, balances, and zips their way through the trees. Both courses are located closer to the ground and use a different harness system that is just as safe but less complicated for younger children to use. If your child has any difficulties there are staff members on the course at all times to help them to work through the elements.
5589 South Hill Road
Canandaigua , NY , 14424
Phone: 585-353-6504
42° 44' 36.6936" N, 77° 25' 12.6876" W

Camp Cherith

Camp Cherith® is a traditional s’mores type-summer camp. Camper activity choices may include swimming, hiking, horseback riding, target sports, fishing, nature & lots more. One week of day camp at beginning of summer, then four weeks of residential camp. Come explore God’s creation, build lasting friendships, experience God’s Word, and enjoy the summer!
9534 Short Tract Road
Hunt , NY , 14846
Phone: 585-468-3850
42° 33' 54.0432" N, 77° 59' 53.5776" W

Location:

Evangola State Park
10191 Old Lake Shore Rd
Irving, NY, 14081
United States

Phone:

716 5491050

Winter Weeds and Wildflowers

Dates: 
02/13/2022
Time: 
1:30pm-3:30pm

Location:

2136 West Oakfield Road
Grand Island, NY, 14072
United States

Phone:

(716) 282-5154

A River of Birds at Beaver Island State Park

Dates: 
02/26/2022
Time: 
10 am - 12 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

AstroArt Workshop: Beauty of the Heavens

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Astronomy Birthday Celebration

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
7:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Backyard Biology: Exploring Plants and Animals Around You - Online after-school class

Dates: 
01/26/2022
02/02/2022
02/09/2022
Time: 
Classes available at 10:00 AM EST, 5:00 PM EST, and 8:00 PM EST

Location:

Beaver Island State Park
2136 Oakfield Rd
Grand Island, NY, 14072
United States

Bird Walk Along the River at Beaver Island State Park

Dates: 
02/12/2022
Time: 
10:00am-11:30am

Location:

2136 West Oakfield Road
Grand Island, NY, 14072
United States

Phone:

(716) 282-5154

Bird Walk Along the River at Beaver Island State Park

Dates: 
02/12/2022
Time: 
10 - 11:30 am

Organization:

Location:

93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Birding 101 at Reinstein Woods

Dates: 
01/29/2022
Time: 
10:00 am

Organization:

Location:

93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Birding for Kids

Dates: 
02/25/2022
Time: 
10 am

Location:

Buffalo Harbor State Park
1111 Fuhrmann Blvd
Buffalo, NY, 14203
United States

Birds on the Niagara: Buffalo Harbor

Dates: 
02/12/2022
Time: 
10:00am- 11:00 am

Organization:

The Buffalo Zoo

Location:

300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo , NY, 14214
United States

Phone:

7169956127

Buffalo Zoo Photo Contest

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
all day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Camp Universe - Telescope Kit Included!

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Cupcake Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/11/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

2655 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14218-1526
United States

Phone:

716-827-1584

Date Night: Courses in the Conservatory

Dates: 
02/12/2022
Time: 
three seatings: 5pm, 6:30pm, or 8pm

Organization:

Landis Arboretum

Location:

174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States

Phone:

5188756935

Dragonflies and Damselflies

Dates: 
07/24/2022
Time: 
1:00PM - 3:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Facebook Storytime

Dates: 
01/25/2022
Time: 
11:30 am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Nature Club: Whales

Dates: 
02/26/2022
Time: 
09:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Nature Club: Wildlife in Winter

Dates: 
01/29/2022
Time: 
9:00AM

Organization:

Location:

93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Family Nature Quest: Winter Wildlife

Dates: 
02/25/2022
02/26/2022
Time: 
10:30 am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Virtual Astronomy Programs

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Location:

2655 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14218-1526
United States

Phone:

716-827-1584

Feed the Fish!

Dates: 
02/05/2022
02/12/2022
02/19/2022
Time: 
9:30 -10 am

Location:

2655 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14218-1526
United States

Phone:

7168271584

Gardens After Dark: Enchanted Winter Escape

Dates: 
01/27/2022
01/28/2022
01/29/2022
Time: 
5:30pm-9:00pm January 20-23, 27-30 February 2-6, 9, 10 6:00pm-9:30pm February 14-27 March 2-6, 9-12

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Gobble Til You Wobble 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home

Dates: 
11/19/2022
11/20/2022
11/24/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

God’s Incredible Universe

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Organization:

Knox Farm State Park

Location:

437 Buffalo Road
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

(716) 549-1050

Great Backyard Bird Count at Knox Farm State Park

Dates: 
02/19/2022
Time: 
10 am - 12 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Happy Birthday Harry 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home.

Dates: 
07/23/2022
07/30/2022
07/31/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

His Name Shall Be 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Organization:

Location:

93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Learn to Cross-Country Ski at Reinstein Woods

Dates: 
02/12/2022
02/24/2022
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

May the 4th Be With You 4 Mile - Participate from home

Dates: 
05/01/2022
05/02/2022
05/03/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Monster Mash Dash 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home.

Dates: 
10/22/2022
10/29/2022
10/30/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Pirate's Treasure Chase 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home

Dates: 
09/10/2022
09/11/2022
09/17/2022
Time: 
All Day

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve is a 292-acre complex of forests, ponds and wetlands. We offer a variety of opportunities to explore and learn about nature for families and people of all ages, including guided walks, seasonal programs and events.
93 Honorine Drive
Depew , NY , 14043
Phone: 716-683-5959
42° 53' 34.9116" N, 78° 43' 6.7908" W

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Running Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home.

Dates: 
05/29/2022
06/01/2022
06/04/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Science for Kids: Studying Snowy Plovers

Dates: 
02/10/2022
Time: 
3:30pm-4:30pm

Organization:

Evangola State Park

Location:

10191 Old Lake Shore Road
Irving, NY, 14081
United States

Phone:

716-549-1802

Snowshoe & Ice Volcano Walk at Evangola State Park

Dates: 
02/08/2022
Time: 
10 am - 12 pm

Location:

Evangola State Park
10191 Old Lake Shore Rd
Irving, NY, 14081
United States

Snowshoe & Ice Volcano Walk at Evangola State Park

Dates: 
02/08/2022
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Support Our Girls 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2 for Breast Cancer Awareness

Dates: 
10/01/2022
10/08/2022
10/15/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Taco Sloth 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
10/01/2022
10/02/2022
10/04/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

To Sidney, With Love 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
04/03/2022
04/16/2022
04/24/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

DeVeaux Woods State Park
3160 DeVeaux Woods DR
Niagara Falls , NY, 14305
United States

Phone:

716-282-5154

Trivia Tuesday

Dates: 
02/08/2022
02/22/2022
Time: 
6:00pm-7:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Ugly Sweater Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home

Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/10/2022
12/17/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Unicorns and Narwhals Unite 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
04/02/2022
04/03/2022
04/09/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Veterans Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home.

Dates: 
11/04/2022
11/05/2022
11/06/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Astronomy & Space Academy

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
12:00pm - 12:45pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Astronomy Days 2022- North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
10 am - 7 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Organization:

Prehistoric World

Location:

14 Lake St.
Perry, NY, 14530
United States

Phone:

585-356-3312

Visit Prehistoric World!

Dates: 
01/28/2022
01/29/2022
01/30/2022
Time: 
varies, see below

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Waking Up - Virtual Storytime

Dates: 
02/02/2022
Time: 
10am

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Wild Wednesday

Dates: 
02/09/2022
Time: 
4:30-5:30 PM

Organization:

Knox Farm State Park

Location:

437 Buffalo Road
East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

Phone:

(716) 549-1050

Winter Tree I.D at Knox Farm State Park

Dates: 
02/19/2022
Time: 
1 - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Winter Tree ID

Dates: 
02/15/2022
Time: 
10:30 am

Location:

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve
93 Honorine Drive
Depew, NY, 14043
United States

Phone:

716-683-5959

Winter Wonderland in the Woods

Dates: 
02/05/2022
Time: 
12:00PM - 4:00PM