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Noland Trail Turns 25

2016 marks the 25th anniversary of The Mariners’ Museum and Park’s beloved Noland Trail. Dedicated as a gift from the Noland family in 1991, the trail has been a community treasure ever since. The trail is owned and maintained by the Museum, with ongoing support from the Noland Family.

We invite the community to share their favorite stories, experiences and memories that involve the Noland Trail. We would love to see your photos, poems, songs and cherished moments.

Discover the Noland Trail with Dr. Harold Cones

Cost is $5 for adults and children. Free for Museum Members.

  • May 7, 2016 – Photographing the Park
    BYOC (Bring your own camera) and learn photography techniques while exploring the flora and fauna of The Mariners’ Museum Park and Noland Trail.
  • June 18, 2016 – History of the Park
    Discover the fascinating history of The Mariners’ Museum Park.
  • July 9, 2016 – Park Ecology
    Learn about the native and invasive plants and animals who inhabit The Mariners Museum Park.

Weather permitting. All programs are offered in the Park and on the Noland Trail. Be sure to wear appropriate shoes, clothing, and protection for outdoor adventure. All programs run from 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM Programs begin at the main Museum entrance.


Entrance to The Noland Trail