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Man hikes through winter woods with trekking poles.

Five Tips for Winter Hiking

January 22, 2024  |  Hiking, Winter

By Kelly Volz for the January 24, 2024 issue of Now in Nature.

Do you love hiking but hate winter? Here are some tips for enjoying your hike, even when it’s a bit nippy outside.
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Person in a cozy sweater and blue pants holds a book open while reading.

Season's Readings

January 10, 2024

By Cincinnati Nature Center Naturalist Bob Buring for the January 10, 2024 issue of Now in Nature. So, we have satisfied ourselves with a frigid foray into the natural world, followed by a retreat indoors, where we can

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Souvenirs from the Boardwalk

December 30, 2023

A story by Jim Kesner. This article is also featured in the January 10, 2024, Now in Nature. Soon after I moved to Cincinnati in late 1988, a friend introduced me to the Nature Center. We thoroughly enjoyed hiking

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Chris Christensen in a blue jacket, outdoors.

Healthy Planet, Healthy Lives

December 28, 2023

A story by Bebe Raupe on Christ Christensen. This article is also featured in the January 1, 2024, issue of The Ripple. Click here to learn more and subscribe to this monthly e-newsletter!   Food is

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Melanie and Zak Scheer and their daughter Jozie.

What's the Recipe for a Wildflower Meadow?

November 28, 2023

A story by Barbara Moss, on environmental influencers Melanie and Zak Scheer. This article is also featured in the December 1, 2023, issue of The Ripple. Click here to learn more and subscribe to this monthly

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Beth and Bob Staggenborg

Change Agents: Beth and Bob Staggenborg

November 2, 2023

A story by Bebe Raupe, on environmental influencers Beth and Bob Staggenborg. This article is also featured in the November 3, 2023, issue of The Ripple. Click here to learn more and subscribe to

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