Welcome to Pratt Nature Center!

The Pratt Nature Center is a 205-acre wildlife preserve and environmental education center in Litchfield County, CT. The land is diverse – with a mountain, meadows, woods, wildlife, gardens, farm animals, a stream, a pond, and wetlands, providing wonderful opportunities for outdoor fun, discovery and adventure! Pratt Nature Center offers hiking, bird-watching, community garden plots and nature education for all ages including programs tailor-made for the classroom or scout troop as well as for family or community enjoyment and learning.

It’s not the video, it’s what she says to her It’s not the video, it’s what she says to her mom after….. these two Nature School students are just doing what they do.  Then she says “Mom I push down in this to see if it’s sturdy and if it’s not, I don’t step on it and find another sturdy one.” Our wish is NOT that she always have  her feet planted firmly on the ground but that she pay attention to where she puts them, placing them with care, as she  grows and climbs through life always  remembering that if she falls to get back up.  #optoutside  #natureschool #yearinthewoods #prattkid

It’s not the video, it’s what she says to her mom after….. these two Nature School students are just doing what they do. Then she says “Mom I push down in this to see if it’s sturdy and if it’s not, I don’t step on it and find another sturdy one.” Our wish is NOT that she always have her feet planted firmly on the ground but that she pay attention to where she puts them, placing them with care, as she grows and climbs through life always remembering that if she falls to get back up. #optoutside #natureschool #yearinthewoods #prattkid ...

Over Prepared for the few drops of rain we got tod Over Prepared for the few drops of rain we got today OR a blue ghost…. You decide. #naturenuts #pratt

Over Prepared for the few drops of rain we got today OR a blue ghost…. You decide. #naturenuts #pratt ...

We love our camp crocs . We even had guest Pratt We love our camp crocs .  We even had guest Pratt Family crocs  join us!  Unfortunately we also lose a lot of them down the river or in the mud .  Hey, @crocs want to sponsor our lost shoes? #pratt

We love our camp crocs . We even had guest Pratt Family crocs join us! Unfortunately we also lose a lot of them down the river or in the mud . Hey, @crocs want to sponsor our lost shoes? #pratt ...