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.

Cibolo Nature Center

Features Animals
Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
Relaxing, largely undeveloped spot

Given the high ratings for this place, I was expecting more, but then I live in a year-long green... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Everett, Washington
3 miles of trails with woodlands, creek, marshland, grasslands

My husband and I were pleasantly surprised with our visit to the Cibolo Nature Center on a Thursday... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
Read all 98 reviews
All photos (68)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good38%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
140 City Park Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-1977
+1 830-249-4616
Improve This Listing
Reviews (98)
Filter reviews
98 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews cypress trees cibolo creek great walking trails beautiful natural area flora and fauna visitor center grandson loves magnificent job raised boardwalk moon dance educational programs city park nice spot nice walk great place to visit few hours take pictures
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 98 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

Given the high ratings for this place, I was expecting more, but then I live in a year-long green area. I wavered between three and four stars given the lack of development in terms of signage beyond the bare minimum. On one hand, I could...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bwanderer1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were pleasantly surprised with our visit to the Cibolo Nature Center on a Thursday afternoon. There is a visitor’s center, large back porch with benches, gift shop, picnic tables, a pavilion, 3 miles of trails and restrooms. The beautiful the Cibolo...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank M J
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

The Cibilo Nature Center/Park is a good place to spend a few hours. My family and I walked the trails down to the water and found it peaceful and relaxing. The nature center itself had a great information center, kind employees and great restroom facilities....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wendy J
Reviewed November 17, 2018

What a lovely area... and in such an urban setting. We had a bit of difficulty locating this place. We were greeted by two friendly hosts when we arrived at the nature center. When we asked about finding the nature trail that would lead us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dihnontourist
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Nice place to go enjoy the outdoor lifestyle and see things you normally don't see at a park. quiet and peaceful.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank danpin08
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We took our 3 and 1 year old in a wagon, and although it was “adventurous” it was a successful trip! You can park by the pavilion and go to the visitor’s center which is a short walk, from there proceed to the wooden archway...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank Aviatrx
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Cibolo Nature Center is a great, quiet place to spend an hour or so. There is a short trail that takes you to the creek that is very picturesque and a great place to take some pics and enjoy nature.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hellogoodbye_7
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Take time during your visit to Boerne to spend some time at Cibolo Nature Center. After you've grown weary of the trudging the "historic mile" of old town, make the short trip out to Boerne City Park and the Cibolo Nature Center to experience this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Tom K
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

A serene and truly beautiful natural area for walking pasture or woods, taking nature classes, bird watching, and more. Many native plants are labelled in the garden. The office sells memberships and gift items with some interesting natural displays. In the summer, weekend Moon Dance...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mary D
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Nice nature center. Trails through the marsh and to the river. You can also hold events there. Music during the summer.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cindy B
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 nearby hotels
Motel 6 Boerne
110 reviews
1.28 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites Texas Hill Country
205 reviews
1.56 miles away
Hampton Inn and Suites Boerne
650 reviews
1.71 miles away
Days Inn by Wyndham Boerne
207 reviews
1.72 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 120 nearby restaurants
Little Gretel Restaurant
392 reviews
1.00 miles away
Longhorn Cafe
66 reviews
.45 miles away
Smokey Mo's BBQ
36 reviews
.56 miles away
M&M donuts
11 reviews
.91 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 76 nearby attractions
River Road Park
124 reviews
1.09 miles away
Boerne Visitor Center
26 reviews
1.20 miles away
Hill Country Food Tours
16 reviews
1.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
July 2, 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from OCReporter2 | Reviewed this property |
We’ve done that...and it’s a nice time to visit.
Judy P
June 1, 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from AdventuresInSanAnton | Reviewed this property |
It’s free. But donations are accepted at the visitors center. All the money goes towards helping preserve the ecosystem and educating the visitors and community about preservation.