Get Involved

 Kayakers explore the wonders of Hoffler Creek.

Kayakers explore the wonders of Hoffler Creek.

There are many ways to get involved at Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve.  The preserve is a wonderful, natural oasis for humans and wildlife alike.  Your support helps to maintain the property, sustain habitat and provide exciting, educational programming and nature-based activities. 



Membership and Donations: 

Membership: Our mission is to conserve the last parcel of wilderness in the Hoffler Creek watershed for environmental education, research, and recreation consistent with good stewardship. To make this possible, we need your help. 

  • Senior/Active Military/Classroom Educator (benefits 1 person): $35
  • Basic (benefits 1 person): $40
  • Family: $60

Join today to support your piece of local wilderness and save on: 

  • Kayak rentals and launch fees
  • Free or reduced admission to special events
  • Members-only events

CLICK HERE to join Hoffler Creek Wildlife Foundation or make a tax deductible donation today! Gift memberships are available.



Memorial Donations and Honorariums:

Memorial Plaques: Remember a loved one with a memorial donation or plaque. Plaques are permanently displayed at the Memorial Bird Blind overlooking the tranquil marshes of Hoffler Creek.  Plaques are $100. 

Treasure Trees: Honor a loved one’s birthday, graduation or any occasion with a leaf on  our Treasure Trees.  Mail in an application today to honor your loved one.

                        5 inch leaves: $500

                        4 inch leaves: $250

                        3 inch leaves: $100

Wish List:  We often need supplies to help keep the Preserve running smoothly.  The following items are our most pressing needs.


Leaf rakes



Second Saturday Work Days: Every second Saturday of the month, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve hosts a volunteer work day. Enjoy the beauty of the Preserve while helping to maintain the trails and facilities.  Please sign up for our volunteer work days through Volunteer Hampton Roads.

Special Projects:  Individuals and groups are welcome to volunteer at the Preserve.  If you are interested in scheduling a group volunteer project or an individual volunteer schedule please contact us.