Dallas

Nature Adventures

This page lists nature parks, botanical gardens, environmental centers, and other places where kids can study and enjoy nature in the Dallas, Texas area.
Kids Dallas: Nature Adventures - Fun 4 Dallas Kids
Listings
Bear Creek Nature Park

Park Features: A Butterfly Garden, Climbing Rock, Equestrian Trail, Fishing Pier, Fishing Pond, Gri ...

1000 Bear Creek Road, Lancaster, TX, 75134
Belo Garden

Belo Garden, a beautiful new outdoor attraction in the heart of Downtown Dallas, is a 1.7 acre urban ...

1014 Main Street, Dallas, TX, 75202
Bird's Fort Trail Park

Features: 57.99 Acres Campión Trails Dedication Marker Campión Trails Gateway Monument Concrete ...

5756 Riverside Drive, Irving, TX, 75060
Restrooms: Yes
Cedar Hill State Park

Visit Cedar Hill State Park for the day or weekend. Bring your family to hike, bike, picnic, camp, g ...

1570 FM 1382, Cedar Hill, TX, 75104
Restrooms: Yes
Cedar Ridge Nature Preserve

Cedar Ridge Preserve, near Joe Pool Lake, is a natural habitat of 600 acres featuring: * About 9 mi ...

7171 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, TX, 75249
Restrooms: Yes
Coppell Community Garden

The Coppell Community Garden provides community gardens, a farmers market, and environmental educati ...

Multiple Locations - Visit Site for Details, Coppell, TX
Coppell Nature Park

The Nature Park is a natural habitat for hawks, coyotes, bobcats, and other animals. More than 130 d ...

345 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX, 75019
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden provides rotating displays four times a year, delivering b ...

8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX, 75218
Restrooms: Yes
Dimension Tract

The Dimension Tract is a secluded 38-acre parcel of undeveloped land along the Elm Fork of the Trini ...

1199 Elm Park Drive, Carrollton, TX, 75006
Restrooms: Yes
Dogwood Canyon

Located 16 miles south of downtown Dallas in Cedar Hill, Dogwood Canyon is part of the White Rock Es ...

1206 W. FM 1382, Cedar Hill, TX, 75104
Restrooms: Yes
Elm Fork Nature Preserve

East beyond the extension of McInnish Park Sports Complex, this 40.28 acre site is divided into two ...

2335 Sandy Lake Road, Carrollton, TX, 75006
Restrooms: Yes
Environmental Education Centers

The Environmental Education Center is an academic facility with programs designed to instruct studen ...

1600 Bowers Road, Seagoville, TX, 75159
Geocaching

Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants na ...

Greenbelt Park

288 acre Park. Facilities include hike & bike trails, picnic areas, playground, parking lots, six li ...

Multiple Locations - Visit Site for details, Carrollton, TX
Restrooms: Yes
Nob Hill

102 acres includes small ponds, wildflower areas and walking trail. The Blue Trail goes through this ...

Crooked Creek Drive at McCoy Road, Carrollton, TX, 75007
Restrooms: No
Oak Cliff Nature Preserve

The Texas Land Conservancy is a non-profit land trust that brings you the wonderful Oak Cliff Nature ...

2875 Pierce Street, Dallas, TX, 75233
Restrooms: No
Pioneer Plaza

The Plaza commemorates Dallas’ beginnings by celebrating the trails that brought settlers to Dallas. ...

650 S. Griffin Street, Dallas, TX, 75202
Restrooms: Yes
Prairie Creek Park

37.25 acres at Prairie Creek West and Campbell. Picnic areas, natural areas, photo opportunities.

West Prairie Creek Drive and Campbell Road, Richardson, TX, 75081
Restrooms: No
Quail Creek Parkway Park

Quail Creek Parkway Park Features benches, grills, natural area and picnic tables.

1301 S. Country Club Road, Garland, TX, 75040
Restrooms: No
REI -  Navigation Class

We'll help you find your way! Professional navigation instructors teach you to navigate with a map, ...

5929 E Northwest Hwy, Dallas, TX, 75231
Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden at Dallas Arboretum

The Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden was designed to connect children with nature. Education ...

8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX, 75218
Restrooms: Yes
Rowlett Creek Preserve

This 97-acre tract of meadows and woods lies between a channelized segment of Rowlett Creek and the ...

2525 Castle Road, Rowlett, TX, 75040
Restrooms: No
Ruth Back Toler Park

Multi-use trail, picnic and playground equipment, two pavilions, one gazebo, 12 soccer fields, two s ...

N. Brand Road at Renner Road, Richardson, TX, 75081
Restrooms: Yes
Samuell North

Jogging, walking, or biking across the open-air roads is a rare treat in most urban environments. Th ...

218 E. Tripp Road, Sunnyvale, TX, 75182
Restrooms: No
San Chester Tract

Undeveloped. Beautiful natural area with a lake and walking path.

Eisenhower Street and Peters Colony Blvd, Carrollton, TX., 75006
Restrooms: No
Spring Creek Nature Area

51 acres south of Renner Rd extending from Central Expressway to Foxboro Park at Plano Rd and Braebu ...

Braeburn Drive at N. Plano Road, Richardson, TX, 75081
Restrooms: No
Ten Mile Creek Preserve

Park Features: Benches Along Trails, Hiking Trails, Large Open Space

900 Nokomis Road, Lancaster, TX, 75146
Restrooms: No
Texas Discovery Gardens

Texas Discovery Gardens is a 7.5 acre organic botanic garden featuring native and adapted plants. In ...

3601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Dallas, TX, 75210
Restrooms: Yes
Trinity Forest Adventure Park

The Trinity Forest Aerial Adventure park is a combination of a Canopy Tour, Challenge Course and Zip ...

1820 Dowdy Ferry Road, Dallas, TX, 75217
Restrooms: Yes
Trinity River Audubon

Trinity River Audubon Center offers something for the whole family – an interactive exhibit hall, 5 ...

6500 Great Trinity Forest, Dallas, TX, 75217
Restrooms: Yes
Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff Labyrinth

The UU Church grounds contain several wooded areas. A clearing in one provides just the right settin ...

3839 W. Kiest Blvd, Dallas, TX, 75233
White Rock Lake

White Rock Lake has something for everyone: family picnics, bike riding, kayaking, bird watching, ru ...

E. Lawther Drive, Dallas, TX, 75238
Restrooms: Yes
William Blair Jr. Park

William J. Blair Jr. is a 983 acre regional park, established 1945. Head across the Rochester levee ...

3000 Rochester Street, Dallas, TX, 75215
Restrooms: Yes
Windmill Hill Nature Preserve

Windmill Hill Nature Preserve is 75 acres of land, set aside by the City of DeSoto and Dallas County ...

Southeast Corner of Duncanville and Wintergreen Roads, DeSoto, TX, 75115
Restrooms: No
Winnwood Park

This park is beautiful! Because of its picturesque gazebo over the pond, bridge, floating fountain, ...

5580 Belt Line Road, Addison, TX, 75254
Restrooms: No