Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge

9601 Fossil Ridge Rd.
Fort Worth, TX 76135- Map It
(817) 392-7410

AAA Editor Notes

Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge is 9 mi. n.w. on SR 199/Jacksboro Hwy., 2 mi. w. of Lake Worth Bridge. Hiking and nature trails make the interior of this 3,620-acre preserve accessible. Animals frequently seen include bison, white-tailed deer, coyotes, turkeys and a wide variety of birds. A prairie dog town and bison range offer opportunities to see these animals in their natural habitat. Time: Allow 2 hours, 30 minutes minimum.
$5; $4 (military with ID); $3 (ages 65+); $2 (ages 3-12).
Hours: Refuge daily 7-5, May-Sept.; 8-5, rest of year. Center daily 9-4:30. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.