Normal Visiting Hours, Dawn to Dusk
Motorized Vehicles in Parking Area only, NOT inside the Park!
- Dogs allowed on leashes
Stay on Designated Trails and Watch for Venomous Snakes and Biting Insects
- Artifact Gathering
- Firearms or Fireworks
- Glass Containers
- Alcoholic Beverages
- Loud Noises
- Motorized Vehicles
- No Horses
- No Overnight Camping
* Our decision to allow Horses in the park is on a trial basis. If we find evidence of horses in parts of the nature center other than the designated areas for bikes, then we may decide to withdraw our decision to allow horses.
Pack it in, pack it out, take only memories, and leave only footprints.
PLEAS WEAR BUG SPRAY/ PROTECTION ANYTIME YOU VISIT THE NATURE CENTER!
Along with mosquitoes, ants, and others you can see, there are also the dreaded CHIGGERS!!!
At all our events we advise to wear long pants, closed toed shoes, sunblock, bug spray, and carry refillable water bottles.
This is really good advice for all patrons at anytime.
Be safe and enjoy your summer!!!
The Nature Center is open to the public 365 days a year and cannot be closed for any private event. The Pavilion and Picnic Tables are on a first come, first serve basis, and common courtesy applies.
If you are interested in planning a wedding at the Nature Center, please know that due to parking and “nature” of this venue, the maximum number of guests it would accommodate is 125.
A tax deductible donation of $200 to the Acton Nature Center for the use of the facility is required. This fee covers maintenance materials and fuel for mowers.
A DAMAGE DEPOSIT of $500 is required which will be fully refunded as long as the Nature Center is left in the order is which you find it and all trash from your event is removed from the premises.
Please understand that many dedicated Volunteers have devoted countless hours to restoring the native characteristics of this land which enables everyone, including the wild creatures, to experience its’ natural beauty on a daily basis.
For more information please contact our office at 817-326-6005.
Thank you for your interest and support of the Acton Nature Center!