AAA Editor Notes
Martin Park Nature Center is 11 mi. w. of I-35 Memorial Rd. exit; enter at 5000 W. Memorial (south side) between Meridian and McArthur. The center's 140 acres of woodlands, prairies, creeks and pond provide a natural habitat for deer, squirrels, rabbits and more than 200 bird species. The visitor center contains exhibits about wildlife, plants and conservation. Self-guiding nature trails, some of which are accessible to wheelchairs, traverse the parkland; guided nature hikes and regular nature education programs also are offered.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.