AAA Editor Notes
Armand Bayou Nature Center is 6.3 mi. e. of I-45 at 8500 Bay Area Blvd. A 2,500-acre preserve includes tall-grass prairie, estuarine bayou and coastal woods. On the preserve is an 1890s farm exhibit. Hiking trails are available; guided hikes and demonstrations are held Saturdays and Sundays. Adjacent is Bay Area Park, which has picnic facilities.
Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.