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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Plano, TX
Event Name: Arbor Hills Nature Preserve
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 113240 2019/Y1435
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: Arbor Hills Nature Preserve is a natural respite, left largely undisturbed, where visitors are surrounded by nature and experience the animals, plants and eco-regions found in North Central Texas. Daily, during daylight hours.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daylight hours
Location: Fire Station #9
Start Point / Driving Directions: 6625 W Parker, 75093. Parker W from Dallas N Tollway area. Fire Station (FS) and the park is N of Parker, a few blocks W of Midway. Turn right (N) on Arbor Vista. Take immediate left (W) to Fire Station entrance. Walk Box in lobby of FS Building, front entrance. Drive to starting point (park area) which is next to Fire Station.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: After registering you must drive to the start parking lot of Arbor Hills Nature Preserve which is located next to the Fire Station. Do not park at FS. The Nature Preserve is a 200-acre park featuring vast areas of natural beauty for walking, jogging, hiking, and other outdoor activity. Paved recreational trails meander through a native setting including hills and a scenic creek. Carry water. Environmental stewardship means responsibly using and managing land and resources so they can be used and enjoyed now, and just as much in the future. In order for Arbor Hills to remain a healthy nature preserve, it is important that all users act as stewards of the park. Natural surface trails will be closed during periods of wet weather to prevent erosion and trail damage. This may last a few days beyond the wet weather to allow trails time to dry appropriately. Gates to park closed when park is closed. Call park for trail conditions, 972-941-7788.
Host Club: Plano Walking Club
Contact: Maggie Cole (469) 233-0161
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