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.

Looking to volunteer? Here are our opportunities!

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 CenterSunday, November 19th, 2017 at 4:20am
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterSaturday, November 18th, 2017 at 9:45am
Come join Dr. Ray Chancellor as he discusses how the winter months can be filled with over 150 species of birds that can be enjoyed even on the coldest days. Dr. Chancellor, a Southlake naturalist/ecologist, has observed and photographed birds in Southlake continuously for the past 24 years.

Want to bring the whole family? We will have supervised bird-themed crafts and activities set up separately for kids 4 and up.
Cost: $7 adults, $5 kids; Members: $5 adults, Kids FREE http://ow.ly/yewo30gEvgt
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterSaturday, November 18th, 2017 at 7:00am
Is this your family at the dinner table? Consider implementing a "No Phones at the Dinner Table policy"...Come on, it's time for a little nature!
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterSaturday, November 18th, 2017 at 4:30am
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterThursday, November 16th, 2017 at 10:20am
The Annual Fundraising bash is right around the corner and we are looking for a few fun-seeking, nature-loving, hard-working people to join our planning committee. If you are interested or know someone who might be, call us at 817-491-6333 now! Can't spare the time? #GivingTuesday is right around the corner as well and we would love to have your support. You can donate now at www.bjnc.org (just click on the "Donate" button...) or you can wait until the official giving-back day on November 28. Be looking for more on this in the days to come and please remember to share it with your friends and co-workers over the next couple of weeks. For more info, visit www.bjnc.org
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterThursday, November 16th, 2017 at 3:14am
Save the date: #GivingTuesday 2017 is November 28th. We're proud to be a part of the global celebration of giving.
Visit www.givingtuesday.org for more information!

Events

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

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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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