Baltimore Woods Nature Center
Marcellus, Onondaga County
In the 19th century, most of the acreage here was working farmland, now reclaimed by forest.A wooded stream valley cuts through mounds of glacial debris left by the retreating ice. The preserve also includes a pond, landscaped gardens and a wetland.
Wildlife to Watch
- Eastern box turtles
- Great horned owls
- Flying squirrels
- Monarch butterflies
Where to Watch
- Interpretive center
This site has some accessible features. A full list of DEC's accessible recreation destinations is available on the DEC website.
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Address: 4007 Bishop Hill Rd., Marcellus, NY
Website: Baltimore Woods Nature Center (This link leaves DEC's website)
Photo credits: Margaret Manthey