Creature Feature: Colubrid Snakes


Creature Feature: Colubrid Snakes

Saturday, June 17, at 3:00 pm. Meet at MooseWood Nature Center.

The most common category of snakes seen within the pet trade today are known as colubrids, members of the scientific family Colubridae. Encompassing nearly two-thirds of currently known snake species, colubrids include corn snakes, milk snakes, king snakes, garter snakes and numerous other individual species.

Guests will have a unique up-close animal experience with a king, corn and garter snakes. Learn about their habitat, their individual stories, interesting facts and why these animals are so cool!

Suggested age range: 6 years and up, but all are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. To support the nature center, suggested donations are $5/child or $10/family. Registration email: Registration is not required, but appreciated.


MooseWood Nature Center is an independent, non-profit organization supported by memberships, donations and grants. Our mission is to celebrate nature through education and action in the Upper Peninsula.


Sat & Sun 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
or by appointment

Phone: (906) 228-6250