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.

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 CenterSaturday, June 24th, 2017 at 8:00am
We are investigating technical issues with our phone line currently! We apologize for any inconvenience, and will update with any new info.
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterSaturday, June 24th, 2017 at 5:00am
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Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterFriday, June 23rd, 2017 at 3:10am
Another successful week of summer camp! We are learning so much through our hikes and nature activities! It is not too late to sign up for summer camp! Visit our website for online registration. We have a lot of fun in the weeks coming up!
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterThursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 5:30am
Who's ready for the longest day of the year? Today, we're estimated to get about 14 hours of sunlight total due to Summer Solstice! #science
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterWednesday, June 21st, 2017 at 3:27am
Our Gardening with the Masters event for Wednesday June 21st is cancelled. The next Gardening with the Masters event will be held July 19th 9am-11am.
Join us back at the nature center on July 19th for some light gardening, to learn about water conservation and to try out new gardening techniques!
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterSaturday, June 17th, 2017 at 2:57am

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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