El Dorado Nature Center

Covering 105 acres with two miles of dirt trails and a 1/4 mile paved trail wind around two lakes, a stream and forested areas.

At the entrance, cross over the wooden bridge that spans the lake and you’ll find yourself on a small island that houses the Visitor Center, containing educational displays, art gallery and a small gift shop offering environmentally-themed books and gifts.

Family and kids’ workshops, art and science classes, family nightwalks (must pre-register), special events,  bird-watching, and educational programs offered throughout the year.

Trails: Tuesday – Sunday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Museum: Tuesday – Sunday, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Vehicle entry fee (cash only), $5-8.