Lums Pond Nature Center

Lums Pond Nature Center


Lums Pond Nature Center

Surrounded by the parks nature preserve, the Whale Wallow Nature Center is an environmental education facility providing an open floor to ceiling window with gorgeous views of the parks forests and special wetland habitats. Inside you can engage with some of the local native wildlife, including a 500-gallon freshwater fish tank, reptiles, and amphibians. Stop by to speak with our naturalists about the park and hear about upcoming programs.


Upcoming Events

Dip-Netting Discovery

Sunday, August 14, 2022

Do you want to know what lives in Lums Pond? Come grab a net and find out! Weather permitting. Pre-Registration required by calling 302-368-6989. Free

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dip-Netting Discovery Do you want to know what lives in Lums Pond? Come grab a net and find out! Weather permitting. Pre-Registration required by calling 302-368-6989. Free Lums Pond State Park

Sunset Kayak Tours

Thursday, August 25, 2022

Join us for a guided tour of the largest freshwater pond in the state, with the sun setting it is a perfect time for viewing wildlife and taking in the beautiful scenery to unwind. Previous paddling experience is required. Open to participants 14 years and older (with a parent or guardian). Only tandem kayaks available so program registration is for two paddlers. Pre-registration required. Register online. $35 per kayak.

Add to Calendar America/New_York Sunset Kayak Tours Join us for a guided tour of the largest freshwater pond in the state, with the sun setting it is a perfect time for viewing wildlife and taking in the beautiful scenery to unwind. Previous paddling experience is required. Open to participants 14 years and older (with a parent or guardian). Only tandem kayaks available so program registration is for two paddlers. Pre-registration required. Register online. $35 per kayak. Lums Pond State Park

Dip-Netting Discovery

Sunday, August 28, 2022

Do you want to know what lives in Lums Pond? Come grab a net and find out! Weather permitting. Pre-Registration required by calling 302-368-6989. Free

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dip-Netting Discovery Do you want to know what lives in Lums Pond? Come grab a net and find out! Weather permitting. Pre-Registration required by calling 302-368-6989. Free Lums Pond State Park

Dip-Netting Discovery

Sunday, September 4, 2022

Do you want to know what lives in Lums Pond? Come grab a net and find out! Weather permitting. Pre-Registration required by calling 302-368-6989. Free

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dip-Netting Discovery Do you want to know what lives in Lums Pond? Come grab a net and find out! Weather permitting. Pre-Registration required by calling 302-368-6989. Free Lums Pond State Park

Dip-Netting Discovery

Sunday, September 18, 2022

Do you want to know what lives in Lums Pond? Come grab a net and find out! Weather permitting. Pre-Registration required by calling 302-368-6989. Free

Add to Calendar America/New_York Dip-Netting Discovery Do you want to know what lives in Lums Pond? Come grab a net and find out! Weather permitting. Pre-Registration required by calling 302-368-6989. Free Lums Pond State Park