Explore Nature as a Family with a Nature Quest at the Schrader Center in Oglebay
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1330 National Rd., Wheeling, WV

june, 2017

tue06jun(jun 6)10:00 amsun20aug(aug 20)4:00 pmNature Quest at the Schrader Center(june 6) 10:00 am - (august 20) 4:00 pm Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV

Event Details

Families can enjoy a self-guided nature quest (tour) along the habitat discovery trial outside the Schrader Center in Oglebay Park between 10am-4pm Tuesday through Sunday, June-August.

Being at the Schrader Center where you will receive a packet, guiding you to special stations and items along the trail. Complete your journey to claim a small token for your achievement.

All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear appropriate shoes. No flip-flops or strollers.

$5 per family. Free to OI members or those with activity wristbands.

Explore nature as a family…

Replace your child’s screen time with green time! Our family nature programs bring families together for quality time learning about nature. So, get outside and explore! Activities ignite children’s interests in science and nature. Children socialize with other kids outside of a traditional classroom setting. They have a lot of fun, too. And parents meet and connect with other parents. Most of all, our programs instill a lifelong appreciation and respect for the natural world.

More about the Schrader Center:

The Schrader Center offers dozens of seasonal nature programs for all ages. Nature enthusiasts gather here to experience a sense of community around a shared love of nature. Preschoolers through adults enjoy our year-round nature activities. Our hands-on programs expand nature knowledge, promote outdoor discovery and foster lifelong learning.


June 6 (Tuesday) 10:00 am - August 20 (Sunday) 4:00 pm


Schrader Environmental Education Center

Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV


Oglebay Institute304-242-7700