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Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve & Nature Center

2222 N. College Street, Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 502-4553
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Ranked #2 of 17 Attractions in Auburn
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Manhattan, Kansas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I place is not too big, but there are lots of improvements. Lots of kids did their eagle scout projects there. There are lots of different trails. Rally nice place for a walk not far from town.

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Auburn, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Great walking or running trails and such a friendly sponsor. Really cool playground if you're a kid. Go volunteer here with IMPACT

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Auburn, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Just love going here at least once a week. Even on party days and days when special programs are walked, the trails remain a wonderful refuge. The pond is full of turtles. The deer are timid but will stop and watch you when you happen to catch sight of them in clearings and in the woods. Near the waterfall is... More

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Auburn, Al
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

As Auburn residents, we like to visit the Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve at least twice a week, and we follow a looping trail around the Preserve about 3 miles long. The trail is good for hiking all year. The trail involves some climbing up and down hills, especially around a small lake, and so I would rate it easy... More

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Trussville, Alabama
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61 reviews 61 reviews
16 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We enjoyed hiking here while camping at nearby Chewacla State Park. Lots of trails criss-cross this beautiful nature preserve so you can hike as long or as little as you like. There is a beautiful spot called Hidden Falls that would be a great spot for a picnic.

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Opelika, Alabama
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28 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

The Preserve has a top-notch wilderness playground, tons of trails, abundant reptilian and amphibian life, educational programming, and even pretty rest rooms. You should go there now. Peace and quiet abound. Ms. Jen works her tail off to keep the place up. Ample parking. They even have story books in the tree house. My fave Sunday after Church trick is... More

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Auburn, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

Mike Wines gave an interesting show on reptile. He was engaging and patient with the children and kept the curious fingers out of danger. The youngsters learned about interesting creatures and even had the chance to pet some of the tamer ones.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

We enjoyed a beautiful fall morning exploring the trails. Felt like we were tucked away. It was a great couple hours for my husband and I with our three girls ages 3 1/2 and 5. They have a little nature themed playground and restrooms which made it very convenient for us with kids.

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Dousman, Wisconsin
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50 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

What a great way to get out in to nature. There are many trails to choose from and all are worth going on. Don't miss the old cemetery that is reachable from the center. Great for the entire family as had many interests besides the scenery

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

Go half a mile further than the 2222 N. College St. address given and you will see the park. Will give full review later.

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