Our goal is to provide educational and recreational opportunities for families in the Charlotte area to enjoy the great outdoors.

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Recent Meetups

  • 4 days ago · 10:00 AM

    Fascinating Butterflies

    4 Outdoor family

    From caterpillar to butterfly, these amazing insects are a tale to tell.  Learn about these creatures and then go out on the preserve to catch some of them. Must call[... Learn more
  • 5 days ago · 10:00 AM

    The Nature of Greenways Mallard Creek Greenway

    2 Outdoor family

    Join us for another monthly exploration of one of our many wonderful Greenways. This is a relaxed walk with stops along the way to discover the natural side of these... Learn more
  • June 22 · 10:00 AM

    Nature Story Corner

    2 Outdoor family

    Settle in and get comfortable as we read a variety of nature based stories.    Stories may be accompanied by puppets and audience participation as we   learn about the... Learn more
  • June 17 · 2:00 PM

    Dragons of the Sky

    2 Outdoor family

    Join us as we learn about these fascinating insects that fly and zip around the grasses feeding on unsuspecting prey.  We will then go out for a hike, trying our hand at... Learn more
  • June 11 · 2:00 PM

    Dissecting an Owl Pellet

    4 Outdoor family

    Owls are a fascinating bird commonly referred to as "raptors."  Learn about their history, observe a taxidermied owl and then dissect an owl pellet!  Must call[masked]... Learn more
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  • Pepe founded The Charlotte Outdoor Parents

    on February 10

Founded Feb 10, 2009

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