Visit the Museum or Walk the Trails
The Visitor Center at the Rancocas Nature Center will be closed on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, 26 November). The trails will be open Dawn to Dusk.
Click Here to See the 11/9/15 Burlington County Times Article About This Event.
Click HERE to See the 11/11/15 Burlington County Times article by Columnist J.D. Mullane.
MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY
Rancocas Nature Center
Sunday, November 8
Some Pictures of the day are below.
Click HERE to go to our Boy Scout/Girl Scout page to see new brochures and programs available for Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.
The Winter Calendar of Events at the Rancocas Nature Center is available. Click here for a listing of the Fall Activities.
Following are highlights of some upcoming activities.
RANCOCAS NATURE CENTER OUTDOOR PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB
All are welcome. If photographing the beauty of the natural world interests you, you'll want to join this local group that meets at the Rancocas Nature Center once a month. Techniques for composing and shooting professional-quality images are shared each session. Beginners are welcome.
Thursday, December 3
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
FRIENDS OF RANCOCAS NATURE CENTER MEMBERS 20% BIRD SEED DISCOUNT DAYS
(Note: Does not apply to S.A.V.E. Black Oil Sunflower Seeds)
Saturday, December 5 - 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. &
Sunday, December 6 - 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
2015 BEST LOCAL TOURIST DESTINATION
The Rancocas Nature Center was recently notified that the Center was voted Best Local Tourist Destination 2015 by readers of the Burlington County Times. Click HERE to see a copy of the award certificate that is posted in the Center.
A Volunteer is needed to work several hours each week to maintain the live animal exhibits in the Visitors Center at the Rancocas Nature Center. The volunteer must be 16 years of age or older.
If interested please call the Nature Center at 609-261-2495, email your interest to email@example.com, or stop by the Visitors Center at 794 Rancocas Rd., Westampton, NJ 08060.
FRNC would like to express our sincere appreciation to the following groups and individuals for their wonderful contributions to our Military Appreciation Day:
- US Air Force Honor Guard, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
- Mr. Andre Daniels, Westampton Township
- Maryann Marian, Kate Sturcke,& Karen Fillius - Reike Practitioners
- Mrs. Marilyn Russo, Russo Farms, Chesterfield,NJ
- A1F Arnold Moses ll, USAF
SAVE THE DATE
**WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2015**
Charlie Brown's Fresh Grill Social
Donate While You Dine
WHAT DAY: Wednesday, December 9, 2015
WHAT TIME: 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
WHERE: Charlie Brown's Fresh Grill, 949 Rte. 541, Westampton, NJ 08060
HOW: Mention Rancocas Nature Center to your waiter and 20% of your food bill will be donated to the Center.
Click HERE for more info.
Attend our nature programs or go on a field trip.
Click on Upcoming Events or view the calendar below to see the Winter and Spring schedules at the Rancocas Nature Center with more details.
Our friends at GetOutsideNJ.com are enjoying our trails during these chilly months! Check out their Facebook page to see some beautiful pictures they've taken of our trails, then hike our trails for yourself! Enjoy!
Visitors Center Hours
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tues-Sat
12 p.m.- 4 p.m. Sunday
Closed Mondays and Holidays
Gate to the trails open dawn to dusk daily throughout the year.
794 Rancocas Road
Westampton, NJ 08060
Phone (609) 261-2495