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Haunted Forest Update

Sorry, for any confusion but the Haunted Forest will be canceled tonight. Due to the amount of standing water on the trails, it is unsafe to run generators and power lights. We apologize for the inconvenience but we must make the safety of our volunteers and guests a top priority.    

Winter Hours

Beginning November 6th The Interpretive Center will be open from 10 am to 2 pm Monday thru Saturday. Winter hours will last until after the New Year’s holiday.

Final Registration Call For 2017 Explorer Camp

Final camper Registrations are now due for the final week of Graham Creek Preserve’s popular Explorer Camp. The week long day camp is for children ages 4-8, who enjoy a half-day (8 am-12 noon) of fun nature and environmental orientation and learning. Dates for the final camp week of 2017 are June 26-30. Cost is… Read more »

Creek Crawl 2017 At Graham Creek Preserve

Creek Crawl

The date for Graham Creek Preserve’s popular Creek Crawl obstacle run for 2017 is set for Nov. 18. Participants crawl, climb and run their way through our 400 acres of trails on this 4 mile Obstacle Race. Don’t be afraid of getting a little muddy! The race will be a cross country challenge, with 12+… Read more »

Pioneer Camp dates set for June 19-23

Pioneer Camp week is June 19-23, 2017. This exciting exploration and educational camp includes hiking, archery, nature photography, geocaching, field observations, conservation projects, disc golf and much more. Pioneer Camp is limited to 30 participants. Registration deadline is June 12. Camp hours are 8 am – 5 pm daily. Registration fee is $100 per camper,… Read more »

Volunteer at Graham Creek Preserve

Volunteer

April 23-29, 2017 is National Volunteer Week. Graham Creek Nature Preserve can always use volunteers for a wide variety of duties. Whether assisting with our Children’s learning programs, Special Events at the Preserve or trail clearing . . . if you love the outdoors, nature and environment, consider joining our volunteer corps. We appreciate youth… Read more »

Explorer Camp

Explorer Camp is our eco-exploration day camp designed for children age 4-8. 2017 dates include two camp weeks: June 12-16 and again June 26-30. The fun-filled learning activities include nature tours, crafts, story time, games and much more! Camp hours are 8 am to noon daily. Total cost is $50 per camper, which includes Explorer… Read more »

Nature Center Closings

The Interpretive Center at Graham Creek Preserve, including our Nature Center, will be closed for Easter holiday on April 8th, and April 14th & 15th. Other outdoor access and recreation areas throughout the Preserve remain open daily throughout the Holiday period.

Celebrate Earth Day 2017 at Graham Creek Nature Preserve

Foley, Alabama — Earth Day 2017 will be commemorated Saturday, April 22 at Graham Creek Nature Preserve, with a wide variety of activities. All activities are FREE to the public. The event is presented by the City of Foley Environmental Department. The annual Eco-Expo will take place from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the… Read more »

Hoyt Archery Pro/Am Returns to Graham Creek Preserve

Following the record-setting participation of its inaugural Foley event in 2016, thousands are expected for the 2017 Hoyt Archery Alabama Pro/Am, returning to Graham Creek Nature Preserve Feb. 16-19, 2017. Read the full coverage from our event partner and sister city agency, Foley Sports Tourism. CLICK HERE for full article.