Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center

Features for the Naturalist

Three hiking trails of varying difficulty trace the canyon floor up to the hill tops—one trail with a view all the way to Arlington! Dogwood grove flowers in spring. Superb bird watching. Rich in native plant species and pollinators. Excellent visitor center with talks and events for all ages.

Great for: The Naturalist-In-TrainingThe BirderThe BotanistThe EntomologistThe ForesterThe GeologistThe Outdoor Adventurer, and The Wetlander.

Park Information

Highlights

Wonderful place to learn about nature and watch birds from inside the center or outside in the preserve. Easy to moderate trails, some with naturalist signage. Dogs welcome on Saturdays.

Amenities

  • Restrooms
  • Visitor Activity Center
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Unpaved Hiking Trails
  • Water Access/Feature
  • Dog Friendly (On Leash, On Saturdays)
  • Family Friendly Features
  • Scheduled Activities
  • Picnic Tables

Contact

Address: 1206 W. FM 1382, Cedar Hill, TX 75104

Phone: 469.526.1980

Website: Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center

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