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Enjoy learning about the complex lives of honey bees up close at our indoor observation hive. . .

. . .or from a safe distance, witness our outdoor hive teeming with busy buzzing bees.

One of our favorite teaching sites, Nanderwhere Pond is a beautiful scene you'll pass on our perimeter trail.

60 years after it was blasted, the Old Quarry, is a wonderful place to go hunting for rocks and minerals.

Just a few of the many things to see and do at RNC.

group at sugar shack in winter

Visit our Maple Sugar Shed, where you'll be delighted by the science behind the fascinating maple sugaring process.


Nature's Playground is always a hoot and a holler for younger nature lovers.


On your way up our driveway, you'll see what's left of the Parson's Estate. Once a towering mansion, the construct was destroyed in a mysterious fire 70 years ago. These ruins are a helpful teaching tool showing excellent examples of natural reclamation and erosion.