We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Piney Woods Native Plant Center

2900 Raguet St, Nacogdoches, TX 75962
936-468-3705
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #8 of 17 Attractions in Nacogdoches
Type: Gardens, Outdoors
Owner description: This 40-acre garden on the SFA Campus is a unique mixture of uplands, mesic mid-slopes and wet...
More attraction details
Attraction details
Type: Gardens, Outdoors
Owner description: This 40-acre garden on the SFA Campus is a unique mixture of uplands, mesic mid-slopes and wet creek bottoms. The Tucker House serves as the central feature of the property, which is surrounded by two miles of accessible trails through native forest and diverse gardens. Located at 2900 Raguet Street.

Hotels near Piney Woods Native Plant Center

Write a Review

4 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    4
    0
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Nacogdoches, Texas
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I love walking these trails and reading the information along the way. Last time I was here, I saw a deer. The SFA plant sales in the fall and spring are so interesting to attend at this location. I believe the education center is now solar powered, too. A new park is in the process of being added. The Deep... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Timpson, Texas
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The trails are a gem in side the city, the variety of plants is great and the trails are very well taken care of. I wish I lived closer I would make them a part of my daily workout Nacogdoches was voted Garden City of Texas in 2014. Good Job Nac!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

This is a great foot trail through the pine woods. The university forestry dept. has labeled various trees, something we found interesting. You can choose shorter or longer trails to explore, good maps posted.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston TX
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

This place is a wonderful asset for the City of Nacogdoches. There are native plant demonstration gardens planted around the old Tucker home, which is set on a beautiful, wooded 40-acre property. There are also two miles of well-maintained, paved trails on the property, which is bordered by a creek. It's a very good place to take a walk and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Piney Woods Native Plant Center also viewed

 

Been to Piney Woods Native Plant Center? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Piney Woods Native Plant Center staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?