Most of our areas remain open in the winter though some exceptions apply:
The F. R. Newman Arboretum is closed to vehicle traffic during the winter months but pedestrians are welcome to explore the arboretum year-round. Parking is available at the Mundy Wildflower Garden parking lot off of Caldwell Road at the intersection with Forest Home Drive, directly across from the arboretum. View parking areas on our interactive map.
The trail through Cascadilla Gorge is closed to pedestrians typically from late November to early May.
Closures during hunting season
Some of our natural areas are closed during the hunting season for archery and firearm hunting. Locations and dates vary from year to year. Visit this page for a list of and dates.