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Autumn Sunrise Hike

Greet the morning Sun as it rises over the marsh and warms the Earth on an invigorating guided trail hike. Afterwards, enjoy hot tea or cider and good conversation under the Willow tree by the Education Center. Age: 18+ Cost: $8 per person, BMS Members save 10%. Advance registration required. Space is...

Night Hike & Storytelling

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Walk the woods by nightlight and experience the wildlife while your guide shares bone-chilling short stories and poetry. Age: 18+ Cost: $8 per person, BMS Members save 10%. Advance registration required. Space is limited.

Little Tykes on the Trails

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Enjoy a morning of early childhood fun with a story time, guided trail walk, and playful activities to help foster the nature explorer in your child. Bring your own snack to enjoy in the Center or on the Deck. Rain or shine. Age: 3-5 Cost: $8 per child with adult. BMS Members...

Family Halloween Hike

Venture into the woods on a guided hike to find out who or what has been on the Tifft Trails at night. Investigate mysterious sounds, smells, and textures in the dark. End with hot cider, delicious doughnuts, and kid's crafts! Program entirely indoors in inclement weather. Age: Ages 5 and up...

Family Halloween Hike

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Venture into the woods on a guided hike to find out who or what has been on the Tifft Trails at night. Investigate mysterious sounds, smells, and textures in the dark. End with hot cider, delicious doughnuts, and kid's crafts! Program entirely indoors in inclement weather. Age: Ages 5 and up...

Nature Merit Badge

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Delve into the details of food chains, protected species, and five different fields including birds, mammals, fish, reptiles and amphibians. Cost: $15 per scout To register please call Tifft Nature Preserve at 716.825.6397 or email tifftreservations@sciencebuff.org. Pre-registration and pre-payment required for all programs by the 15th of the prior month.

SciNight: Adults-Only Pumpkin Carving

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Bring a friend or two for a fun indoor evening of adults-only pumpkin carving, refreshments and hot cider at Tifft! We’ll provide all you need to create your own medium-sized pumpkin lantern to be proud of! Age: $20 per person, BMS Members save 10%. Cost: 18+ Advance registration required. Space is limited. 

Recurring Event Juniors: Get Moving! Journey

Juniors: Get Moving! Journey

Energize your understanding of the Earth’s energy and how we can use, misuse, and protect this essential resource in our daily lives. Cost: $15 per scout To register or schedule a private program date for your Troop (minimum of 8 Scouts) please call Tifft Nature Preserve at 716.825.6397 or email tifftreservations@sciencebuff.org.

SOLD OUT! Family Full Moon Hike

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Enjoy the autumn night with a guided stroll in search of industrious beaver and other wildlife preparing for winter beneath November's Full Moon. Flat accessible trails. No headlamps, please. Advance registration required. Space is limited Cost: $8 per person, members save 10%. Age: 5+

Little Tykes on the Trails

Tifft Nature Preserve 1200 Furhmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY

Enjoy a morning of early childhood fun with a story time, guided trail walk, and playful activities to help foster the nature explorer in your child. Bring your own snack to enjoy in the Center or on the Deck. Rain or shine. Advance registration required. Space is limited. Age: Ages 3-5...