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BOWIE NATURE PARK

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Fairview, Tennessee in Williamson County

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Camp Bowie 2020

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Hike with a Naturalist All Ages 9 to 10:30am October 1st & 20th November 5th & 17th December 3rd & 15th Join a park Naturalist for an interpretive hike through the park.  We will meet twice a month to hike a different area.  We will begin the hike in different ...
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Over 700 acres of forest, lakes and 17 miles of trails… Bowie is a great place for individuals, couples and families to come and enjoy their time. Bicycling, horseback riding, fishing, running, walking and finding solace within nature can be enjoyed each and every day of the year.


Nature Center & Trail Closure Info Call: (615) 799-5544
At any time, trails may be closed to bikers and horseback riders due to wet conditions, it is advisable to call before riding.
When visiting the Park, stop by the Nature Center where you can grab a trail map, get oriented, see our animals and exhibits, and pick up a program guide to learn about what activities are happening in the park.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS & EVENTS

From upcoming youth classes and events, special and seasonal activities, or just what’s happening around the Park… be sure to check out the Bowie Blog for all the latest happenings.

PHOTO GALLERY

Nature’s beauty is found in abundance at Bowie Park. But so are the awesome facilities available to everyone. Take a look inside Bowie Park with our photo gallery montage.

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Group Hikes

Hike with a Naturalist All Ages 9 to 10:30am October 1st & 20th November 5th & 17th December 3rd & 15th Join a park Naturalist for an interpretive hike through the park.  We will meet twice a month to hike a different area.  We will begin the hike in different spots in the park such as the different picnic shelters.  Feel free to ask nature or park related questions. Registration is required. *Masks are not required, but are suggested in case they are needed ...
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Nature Strollers

Nature Strollers Ages: 18 months to 5 years 10:00am to 11:00am October 5th - Seasons October 19th - Spiders & Bats November 9th - Weather December 7th - Winter Solstice Encourage your little one’s curiosity with nature and the outdoors! During the program, we will read a book, sing songs, play games, make a craft, and go on a child friendly hike.  Each month there will be a new theme. Registration is required *Masks are not required, but are suggested in case they are needed ...
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Options for Homeschoolers

Homeschool Field Trips We are excited to be offering options for Homeschool families once again!  These programs will be set up more like a field trip for now.  Each month will have its own theme and there will also be options for emphasis on a certain topic within the theme.  If you do not choose an emphasis, it is likely that the theme will have all that are listed tied into the program. At this time, we will be scheduling with family groups only.  If there are multiple family groups that are wanting to join each other, that is fine as long as the total number of people stays under 15. Please see the bottom of the page for more information on how to register. October – Seasonal Changes The main theme will be Seasonal Changes.  If you would like to choose an emphasis that fits into your curriculum or current interests, please choose from the list provided.  Emphasis include: Adaptations, Why the Seasons, Senses. November – Should I Stay or Should I Go? The main theme for this month will be plant and animal movement. If you would like to choose an emphasis that fits into your curriculum or ...
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Camp Bowie 2020 – CANCELED

Camp Bowie has been canceled for the summer of 2020 Camp Bowie 2020 Experience nature, science, and fun at Bowie Nature Park’s Summer Camps! We offer half-day camps for 5-7 year olds and full-day camps for 8-12 year olds, with activities such as creek exploration, arts and crafts, and nature games. Camp Themes & Dates Dirt Detectives (5-7yrs) - June 15th - 19th - $100 From insect studies to composting and soil sifting, we will detect what’s to be found in the ground. If it involves dirt, chances are we will have our hands in it this week. Dress for the mess! Scales & Slime (8-12yrs) - June 22nd - 26th - $175 Do you enjoy searching for snakes, turtles, salamanders, frogs, and toads? Join us as we visit unique habitats where reptiles and amphibians can be found. We will meet the happy herptiles that call the Bowie home and learn about their unique adaptations that enable them to survive. Sensational Senses (5-7yrs) - July 13th - 17th - $100 All animals have their own special sensory super powers, and guess what? So do you! This week, we will spend each day focusing on one of our 5 main senses, and using ...
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