(757) 509-0854

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OUTSIDE WITH A GUIDE

Getting you outside on the Virginia Peninsula

 
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ABOUT OUTSIDE WITH A GUIDE

Birder, hiker, educator, mountain biker...

Elisabeth Wilkins is a bird biologist and a former Deputy Director of the New York City Urban Park Rangers.  She calls herself a "jack of all trades naturalist," but she especially loves birds, mushrooms, and moths.  No matter where she has been planted, she has been known for her passion for educating "nature beginners" and her enthusiastic curiosity about anything and everything outdoors.

 
Upcoming Events
Make Your Own Mushroom Logs!
Sat, May 11
PESTOUT
May 11, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
PESTOUT, 764 McGuire Pl, Newport News, VA 23601, USA
Make your own shiitake and/or oyster mushroom logs! All materials and tools provided.
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GUIDED EXPERIENCES

Want to get outdoors on the Virginia Peninsula, but not sure how to start?

Join one of our nature experiences or schedule your own!

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OUTSIDE WITH A GUIDE

* Easy online signup for all of our guided adventures

* Family-friendly educational walks

* Preschool story & craft times

* Adults-only educational outings

GET MOVING WITH A GUIDE

* Challenging, moderate, or "for beginners" hikes

* Explore new trails safely in a group setting
* All nature questions answered, but we keep moving!

 
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INSIDE WITH A GUIDE

* Lectures and hands-on workshops for groups

* Garden clubs, HOAs, scouts...or just your friends

BIRTHDAY PARTIES WITH A GUIDE

* 1 hr educational visits with outdoor theme

* Educational nature game(s)

* Themed goody bags/favors available

Forest Trees

"There's nothing better to do under the sun

than to enjoy it." 

--William T. Davis, Staten Island Naturalist, 1862-1945

FIND YOUR GUIDE

We're probably...outside.  Email, text, or call and we'll get back to you as soon as we get out of our hiking shoes!

Yorktown, Newport News, and Hampton, Virginia

(757) 509-0854

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