Get your Virginia Boating Safety Card here with us before the new rules kick in, July 1st.
Our first guided paddle on Hoffler Creek in 2016! Catch some amazing late spring birding and the sunset over the James river!
Join us on our last Early Bird Walk before summer. (This photo of belted kingfisher by Earl Blackaby via Tumblr.)
We'll get out on Lake Ballard during our first group paddle of the 2016 year!
We're bringing our exhibit to Ghent, for this amazing event. Come see our exhibit and check out jewelry, pottery, paintings, and more from over 130 artists - all while supporting Hope House!
Join us on our May Early Bird Walk for a chance to spot Common Yellowthroat like the one pictured above, wearing his 'bandit' mask (photo by Cephas via WikiCommons).
Join us at our creekside lab for your chance to see some of our more reclusive residents up close!
Come join us for a visit by Pearl and Jimmy Beamer of Sacred Friends Wildlife Rehabilitation when they bring McCaw, a red-tailed hawk, and Houdini, a barred owl, for a presentation on the conflict between wildlife and our communities. Come learn what humane solutions are available and how you can help!
Join your local forester for a stroll around Lake Ballard to learn about our spring bloomers and the importance plants native to our region!
Join us for our first Early Bird Walk of the Spring!
Local naturalist, Vickie Shufer, will show us how to forage around the Preserve. Participants will enjoy a spring-green salad with what we find!
Join us for a presentation by FrogWatchUSA and stay for a special nighttime tour of the Preserve to listen for our hopping friends!
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Join us March 19th as we hop into spring with a day of family activities!
Join local birding enthusiasts for our last Early Bird Walk of the winter!
Join local birding enthusiasts to spot local and migratory birds here this winter!
This year's theme is America's Beauties - Celebrating Native Plants. Be sure to stop by our display to say hi and check out our Family Membership Special!
Keep your clothes on - its the trees that have gone bare! Join us here, fully dressed, for a walk around the Preserve with our local forester, Mike Aherron.
Join local birding enthusiasts to spot local and migratory birds here this winter.
Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve will be closed on December 24th & December 25th to allow staff time at home with their families over the holidays. The preserve will reopen at 10 am on Saturday, December 26th.
The Board of Directors and staff of Hoffler Creek Wildlife Foundation wish you a safe and happy holiday season!
Come lend us a hand to keep our grounds and trails maintained.
Join local birding experts for a walk before the Preserve is open to the public!
Join us for this hands on seasonal program!
Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve will be closed Thursday, November 26th, in celebration of Thanksgiving Day. The preserve will reopen as normal on Friday, November 27th.
We wish you and yours a happy, and safe, Thanksgiving Day!
Join us for a reflective, guided walk around the preserve.
Join us as Patricia King-Alvis of the USCG Auxillary Flotilla 58 discusses what effects marine debris can have on the environment, wildlife, and people.
Every bit of help goes a long way when you help to maintain the preserve's trails and remove invasive plants.