signs of the changing season

Autumn ecology nature walk for families

CAMDEN — Merryspring Nature Center will host an autumn ecology nature walk for families on Saturday, October 2, at 10 a.m.

All ages are invited on this guided tour of Merryspring Nature Center to see fall foliage and learn about the ecology of autumn. Guests will learn how and why leaves change color, identify trees, look for evidence of animals and learn how they prepare for winter, and watch for other signs of the changing season.

This program is part of the Free Family Programs series at Merryspring and is free to all ages. Space is limited, and guests must pre-register by contacting Merryspring at 207-236-2239 or

Guests should wear weather-appropriate clothing and shoes, and be prepared to walk for one hour. In the event of heavy rain, this program may be rescheduled.

Merryspring is your community nature center offering walking trails, cultivated gardens, wildlife, and ecology and horticulture educational programs all year round. The park is located at the end of Conway Road, just off of Route 1 in Camden, behind Hannaford Shopping Plaza. For more information on this program, please contact or call 207-236-2239.


Event Date: 

Sat, 10/02/2021 - 10:00am

Event Location: 

Merryspring Nature Center


Merryspring Nature Center
Camden  Maine
United States