From Jan. 2 - Jan. 26, 2020, this park will be closed every day (including weekends) during deer cull activities, which will take place from 3 p.m. to midnight.
Oakwoods Nature Area is a 22-acre oak hickory woodland located off Green Road. Parking is not available on Green Road, although parking can be found along the residential side streets in the area. There are two entrances to Oakwoods; one off Dunwoodie Rd, and another off Earlmoore Ln. A pond and wetland in the natural area is a good spots for bird watching or listening for frog calls. This natural area is undergoing restoration efforts by the staff and volunteers of the Natural Area Preservation Division, including prescribed ecological burns and removal of non-native invasive plants.