BOB JONES NATURE CENTER AND PRESERVE

758 acres of natural fun

Welcome to a unique opportunity to explore and discover. Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve is here to help you appreciate the beauty and understand the importance of our Cross Timbers ecosystem. Come to hike, bird, or learn more about this precious North Central Texas habitat. The Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve is a City of Southlake park, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, and a treasure for all of us.

The mission of Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve is to restore and preserve the Eastern Cross Timbers ecosystem through environmental leadership, education, and compatible outdoor activities. View the 2015 Annual Report here.

Volunteer Opportunities (Volgistics)

Bob Jones Nature Center
355 E. Bob Jones Rd
Southlake, TX
817-491-6333

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General Guidelines

Nature Center

Open Tuesday-Saturday
9am-5pm

Preserve and Trails

Open 7am-5pm; 7am-8pm
during daylight savings time

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Bob Jones Nature Center

The Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve is a partnership of the Bob Jones Nature Center Organization, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, and the City of Southlake.
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterThursday, July 27th, 2017 at 6:42am
A snapshot of our Tweens Wilderness Workshops - making solar ovens to melt some s'mores! There is one more Wilderness Workshop next week focused on Navigation Skills.
Grab your tickets now: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tween-summer-wilderness-workshops-tickets-33292426544
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterSaturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 4:30am
Kick off the weekend early with fun nature-themed crafts & outdoor activities! July's theme is A Volcanic Adventure, an exploration of what's beneath the surface with fun experiments. Register for the event at the link below. We hope to see you on July 28th!
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterThursday, July 20th, 2017 at 3:40am
Fun Fact: The eruption of Krakatoa is thought to be the loudest sound ever recorded, with an audible distance of around 3,000 miles! #nature
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterThursday, July 20th, 2017 at 1:00am
Today, help the masters at their craft tend to the lush greenery that makes the Bob Jones Nature Center great!
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterFriday, July 14th, 2017 at 7:00am
Check out this interview with our very own master runner, Jason Tamblyn! #running #fitness
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterFriday, July 14th, 2017 at 5:30am
Reminder: Tomorrow's our Monarch Butterfly Committee Meeting, so feel free to join us and share and discuss some ideas and thoughts!

Events

Guided ecology hikes, star gazing parties, green festivals and more happen here!

View a calendar full of upcoming events.

Trails

Learn more about BJNC trails and download a trail map.

Things to Do

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classes to clubs to scouting and more!

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