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Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park

Address: 
80 Scout Road
Wilton , NY , 12831 43° 9' 13.05" N, 73° 41' 43.1016" W
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Environmental conservation, education, & outdoor recreation

Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to conserve ecological systems and natural settings while providing opportunities for environmental education and recreational experiences.

The Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park is also a place, a very special place.  Located in Saratoga County, New York, the Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park is part of the geologically significant Saratoga Sandplains.  This area of ancient sand dunes, small but important wetlands and diverse ecological communities is home to the federally endangered Karner blue butterfly. This one-inch blue beauty is the catalyst behind an effort to conserve this increasingly rare landscape.

While working to ensure a future for the Karner blue butterfly and other imperiled species, the Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park invites people of all ages to enjoy the protected lands, appreciate the area’s beauty, and value nature’s importance.

Whether you are a nature lover, outdoors enthusiast, or lifelong learner, the Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park is a place to enjoy and a cause worthy of your support.

Open hours: 
Sunday: 6:00 am-8:00 pm
Monday: 6:00 am-8:00 pm
Tuesday: 6:00 am-8:00 pm
Wednesday: 6:00 am-8:00 pm
Thursday: 6:00 am-8:00 pm
Friday: 6:00 am-8:00 pm
Saturday: 6:00 am-8:00 pm

Location:

80 Scout Road
Wilton, NY, 12831
United States

Phone:

518-450-0321

Nature on the Move Walks

Dates: 
11/29/2021
12/13/2021
Time: 
10:30am-11:30am

Location:

80 Scout Road
Wilton, NY, 12831
United States

Phone:

518-450-0321

Pre-K Nature Hour Programs

Dates: 
12/06/2021
01/10/2022
Time: 
10:30am-11:30am

Location:

80 Scout Road
Wilton, NY, 12831
United States

Phone:

518-450-0321

Moonlight Hikes

Dates: 
12/17/2021
12/18/2021
Time: 
7:00pm

Location:

80 Scout Road
Wilton, NY, 12831
United States

Phone:

518-450-0321

Weekend Winter Rentals

Dates: 
01/08/2022
01/09/2022
01/15/2022
Time: 
10:00am-3:00pm

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