Forest Park Hikes

Get your Vitamin N (for nature) and meet your plant neighbors!

Photo by Orna Izakson

Break out your boots, dust off your pack and join the Forest Park Conservancy and the Traditional Roots Institute for our series of one-hour guided hikes. Led by local naturopathic physicians and NCNM students, these one-hour walks will introduce you to the medicinal uses of plants found in your own back yard.

Hike spaces is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Unless otherwise indicated, these hikes are suitable for ages 10 & up. Pre-register through the Forest Park Conservancy.

Cost: Free

Upcoming Dates:

Note new start time!

Saturday, February 21, 2015 | 11:00am to 12:00pm. Leif Erickson Trailhead on NW Thurman Street. (Follow link to view map.) Carpooling is encouraged.

Saturday, March 14, 2015 | 11:00am to 12:00pm. Leif Erikson Trailhead on NW Germantown Road. (Follow link to view map.) Carpooling is encouraged.

Saturday, April 11, 2015 | 11:00am to 12:00pm. Springville Trailhead accessible from NW Skyline Blvd. (Follow link to view map.) Carpooling is encouraged.

The collaboration between Traditional Roots Institute and the Forest Park Conservancy was originally established through the work of The American Clothing Experiment.