SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE
A Great Place for a Fun Family Outing
As you explore the Discovery Loop boardwalk you may catch a glimpse of an armadillo or any number of other critters who inhabit the forest and marshes along the trail. We also have live animal displays, a bison viewing platform, and John P. McGovern Children's Discovery Area. Your family will be transported back to pioneer times with a visit to our 1800's Farm Site. And don't miss Sundays in Nature. Or get outside your box and explore nature with our Family Activities.
Explore Our Urban Wilderness
We offer over 5 miles of well maintained Hiking Trails for your enjoyment. Take advantage of a guided tour and register for a Preserve Watch Nature Tours. Make reservations to see the beauty of Armand Bayou on one of our Pontoon Cruises, or on a Guided Canoe Tour. Or register for a Night Hike, whether you join us for an Owl Prowl, Bat Hike or Firefly Friday, you will discover this magical place at dusk.
ABNC Offers Many Exciting Events
You’re invited to Party for the Planet, Join us for Prairie Pandemonium when we restore the tallgrass prairies, a critical native habitat. Creepy Crawlers is a fun family night with Halloween themed games and activities. Our Christmas Bird Count is the largest avian census and a must do for any bird enthusiast. Don't miss ABNC's Annual Fall Festival when Martyn Farm comes to life. Check out World Migratory Bird Day!