Park Location & Hours

The Acton Nature Center of Hood County is open to anyone who enjoys the peace and quiet of nature at its finest.

Trails will lead you around the center to view the natural pond filled with croaking toads. In a heavily shaded ravine you will find a large old Live Oak tree spreading its branches as if to welcome you in.

Located at the END of Smoky Hill Court in Acton, Texas 76049 and neighboring historic Granbury TX.

The Nature Center is open to the public
7 days a week, dawn to dusk, and always FREE!

The Nature Center is carefully maintained by
the Friends of Acton Nature Center,
Texas Master Naturalist, Rio Brazos Chapter,
and many other Area Volunteers.
Please obey the park rules and keep all
dogs on leashes and picked up after
so everyone can enjoy the trails!

The Master Naturalist sponsor monthly
events to help you enjoy
the wonders of Nature!!!

Friends of Acton Nature Center is a 501c3 and all donations Tax deductible.

Contact the office at 817-326-6005


GIVE Online via PayPal

Thank you for your interest in the Acton Nature Center!!!




Upcoming Events

Go to PROGRAMS AND PROJECTS PAGE  for all the information on the above Event.



First Saturday each month / 7am-10am




Guided tours and Field Trip interest go to the link below… Request 6-8 weeks out…

Education Program Assistance Request Form

Welcome to ANC


Private Events interest…
Please go to the Contact Us page,
see “Additional Pages”
click on Rules, Regulations, & Private Events


ANC Lecture Series Every Quarter

JANUARY 8TH, 2023 @ 2PM

6430 SMOKY HILL CT, in the Library

Click HERE to see the flyer information

For more details or how to register for this FREE program email to: 








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