AAA Editor Notes
Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve is at 1214 81st St. S. The nature center of this 1,038-acre forest and wildlife sanctuary focuses on Ruffner Mountain's biology, geology and history and features the Tree Top Visitor Center with animal exhibits and the Mountainside Pavilion, used for picnics and events. There are 12 miles of hiking trails; one trail ends at an overlook with a panoramic view of the city. A wetland with a boardwalk also is on the grounds.

Street parking is available for visitors wanting trail access when visitor center gate is closed.

Pet friendly (call for restrictions/fees.). Picnicking is permitted.

Amenities & Services
WiFi
Swimming Pool
Pet Friendly
Fitness Center
ECO Friendly
Electric Charging
Accessible
Business Center
Admission
Donations. Program prices vary.
Hours
Trails daily dawn-dusk. Tree Top Visitor Center & Mountainside Pavilion Tues.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 1-5; closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 2 hours minimum.
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