Event Date

April 25, 2020, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


GROWing Together

Point of Contact

Michelle Schmidlkofer

GROW Administrative Specialist

Come join GROW Girl for a fun, hands-on family hike every second and fourth Saturday of the month! Each family receives a botanist backpack to use during their hike filled with scientific tools. Work together to complete activities while GROW Girl guides you through a different part of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden each month! This program lasts for 1 hour and each hike is about a ½ mile long. There will be tons to discover so come and GROW with us! This location is ADA accessible. You do not need to register for this event. 

  • Time: 10 AM - 11 AM
  • Dates: April 25
  • Parking: Botanic Garden Welcome Center (Free)
  • Hike Location: Perennial Garden
  • Tram Drop-Off Location: Circle drive by Backyard Veggie Garden
  • Pricing: Free to the public! (includes garden admission)
  • No registration required. Check-in with a GROW teammate at hike location.  

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Please enter through the Garden Center (Welcome Center) and let the front desk know you are there for GROW Family Hike. There will be a free tram service to transport you and your family to this program! We recommend arriving 15-20 minutes early to account for tram transportation time.

*No programs in July, December, January, & February.*

About GROWing Together

With both the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas as educational resources, we are proud to offer hands-on, nature-based educational programming to local families. 

Download the most recent Family Extension Activity as a PDF!

Download the most recent Family Extension Activity as a PDF!

Email mschmidlkofer@brit.org to be added to our "GROW Family Events" direct mail list.