From owl prowls to tree plantings, and family night hikes to archery, come learn about the natural, cultural, historical and recreational resources within Chester County Parks + Preservation. You may be surprised what you find so close to home! 


The Parks + Preservation Department’s mission is to provide recreation and education to the residents and visitors of Chester County.  As a result of our commitment to you, we offer many exciting recreational and educational opportunities through our Ranger- led programs. We also offer programs hosted by guest speakers and other conservation organizations, and most recently we have started offering virtual programs. The Parks + Preservation Department offers many fun and exciting activities for all interests and ages in many diverse categories from training and boot camps to arts and crafts.

Program Categories

  • Nature Walks + Hikes
  • Outdoor Activities + Fun
  • Aquatic
  • Archery
  • Arts + Crafts
  • Classroom
  • Guest Speaker
  • Habitat Restoration
  • Seasonal + Holiday
  • Training + Boot Camps
  • Virtual

For more information and to register for programs, view our currently-available programs. All participants register in advance for all programs