People considering St. George homes will find lots to do in the city. Many beautiful parks with hiking and sports facilities are maintained by the City of St. George. Anyone wanting to learn about the plants and animals native to the area should take a trip to Tonaquint Nature Center. There are self-guided nature walks to explore. The center also offers classes for children and adults, and summer camp is even offered for children from four years old to fifth grade. Each winter, Tonaquint hosts the annual St. George Winter Bird Festival. Birdwatchers of all levels of experience come together to observe the many species of birds that stay in St. George during the winter.