Bring back the magic of Summer Camp with our Holiday Camps!
Camp Chico Creek, Winter Break Camps
Dec. 23-Jan 3 Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, 7:45 AM- 4:30 PM
New! Teen Outdoor Science Workshop, Dec. 20. More info here.
Spend some quality time in the Park with our Family Adventure Series.
See the calendar for more details.
See our 2013-2014 school field trip brochure here.
As the official information center for Bidwell Park, the Chico Creek Nature Center offers
people of all
ages a place to interact with nature, discover Bidwell Park’s diverse ecosystems and learn about preserving this natural resource.
Hours of Operation:
Howard S. Tucker Exhibit Hall
Janeece Webb Living Animal Museum
Kristie's Nature Lab
Check our Calendar for public lab programs,
Adults - $4 Children - $2
Bidwell Park trail and road conditions, hours, and reservations here.
Paula Busch's "Waxwings" now on exhibit. More info here.
The mission of the Chico Creek Nature Center is to enhance the quality of all life by promoting understanding, awareness, appreciation, and knowledge of our environment through environmental education in Bidwell Park. It is the philosophy of the Chico Creek Nature Center that through increased knowledge and understanding, individuals will learn to protect and preserve our natural resources and, especially, Bidwell Park. As stewards of our environment, we can promote a high quality of all life now and for the future.