Self-Guided Tours & Displays

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Wheaton House Displays

Open weekends May through September or by appointment.

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Self-Guided Trail Books

Learn more about the park's plants, animals, and geology.

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Interpretive Wayside Signs

Learn more about the park's unique features and projects.

Tree display in the Wheaton House

Visit the Environmental Education Displays in the Wheaton House!

View when the Wheaton House is open or schedule a tour today!

Little Lending Library

A variety of Environmental Education books are available for users to borrow.

Visit the Little Lending Library in the West Meadow; find a comfortable spot to read or borrow an ID guide for a hike!

Guide Books for the Trails

  • Tree ID - Bunny Trail
  • Riparian Buffer (edible) Plants -  Silver Creek Trail
  • Discovery Trail - Meadow Trail
  • Peterson's Guide Books (various topics) - appropriate for any of our trails and natural areas
  • Birding Guides & checklists - appropriate for any of our trails and natural areas
Tree ID Guide Book for the Bunny Trail
Solar panels, wayside sign and garden
This sign describes a Riparian Buffer, its purpose and function.

Interpretive Wayside Signs

Various educational signage throughout Salt Springs Park allows you to read and learn more as you experience our bountiful natural resources!
  • Gardening - a series of signs promoting organic gardening and native plants for pollinators.
    (West Meadow)
  • Solar Energy - learn about our solar panel energy generation.
    (Williams Pavilion/ West Meadow)
  • Riparian Buffer - a series of signs describing a riparian buffer and the plantings.
    (Silver Creek Trail)
  • and several other signs along trails at the park.
Riparian Buffer Sign - Tree Species