Summertime at the Wye Marsh!

In summer the Wye Marsh is full of life! Explore the boardwalk and look for turtles, take a paddle tour through the cattails, or look for birds at the observation blind. 

  • Discover Wye Marsh - Daily Summer Programming
    Enjoy the summer weather with our Naturalists. Tour the marsh with our guides by foot or canoe, watch our Birds of Prey show and so much more!
  • Plan Your Visit!
    Wye Marsh is open to explore 7 days a week, 362 days a year. Click here to plan your visit including business hours, admission pricing, and everything else you need to know to explore the trails!
  • Invasive Species Removal - Habitat Restoration Days - June 2024
    Phragmites Warriors Wanted. Join us for a targeted Habitat Restoration Day in June. Our turtles will thank you!
  • Kayak Ecotours - June, July & August
    This three hour guided tour will take participants well beyond the limits of our walking trails, providing them with the best opportunity to fully explore the beauty of Wye Marsh. This is an exciting opportunity for those looking for a unique and active outdoor experience.
  • Deadly or Delicious?
    Ever walk through the forest and wonder which plants are tasty, which ones have healing powers, and which ones are toxic? Find out the answers when you join us at the Wye Marsh to learn about some of the edible, medicinal, and poisonous plants living here.
  • Poison Pie, Other Fungi, & Parasitic Plants: August 11, 2024
    Join us for a fascinating 2 hour workshop, shining the spotlight on deadly sac fungi, jelly fungi, gilled mushrooms, slime molds and parasitic plants growing at Wye Marsh. Learn about their ecological roles, and the incredible communication networks they form. Enjoy a guided tour and make your own "spore print" to take home!
  • Music in the Marsh - September 14, 2024
    Let the sweet sounds of acoustic guitars, soft rock ballads, and country melodies escort you along the trails for a magical evening at Wye Marsh.