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Arbor Hills Nature Preserve

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Great park for nature lovers.

I love this park. I use to hike and bike there all the time. Even saw bobcats a few times... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jeremy K
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Pure Nature in the middle of city

Located in far western Plano & walking distance from THR Plano hospital, this large nature preserve... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
531alis
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Plano, Texas
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6701 West Parker Road, Plano, TX 75093
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All reviews nature preserve off road mountain bike great place nice walk paved trail walking trails picnic area great trails beautiful park get away west plano great escape plenty of parking kids love oak point hike
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I love this park. I use to hike and bike there all the time. Even saw bobcats a few times. Highly recommend it if you enjoy nature.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jeremy K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Located in far western Plano & walking distance from THR Plano hospital, this large nature preserve is simply beautiful. It is slightly hilly, has creeks, & is definitely wilderness. It is a great place to take your kids to explore. You can hike or bike,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 531alis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very nice park that has some well thought-out nature hike trails. It's a great place to get your mind away from City Life and experienced a little of nature!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank petercD9341BU
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent paved trails in a beautiful setting. Very, very popular on weekends, so be ready for crowds if the weather is nice. On a warm January Saturday the vehicles were lined up waiting for a parking place.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank texasgerry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park is one of my favorites. You feel like you are in the middle of no where. Hiking in the woods on marked trails are fun. There is also a wide sidewalk path for walking or biking. There is also off road trails for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TexasFamiy1
Reviewed January 16, 2019

great place to relax, have fun with kids, mountain biking (a bit short so you'll need to run it few times) very nice walking and riding path (paved) and great picnicking locations, also have a small nice creek

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tzachi Z
Reviewed January 11, 2019

Arbor Hills is 200 acres of rolling prairie and wooded land. There are approximately three miles of paved trails that wander through the preserve. There are another three miles of dirt trails that snake everywhere. If you are considering visiting, there are several ways to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

We love walking our dogs out here but be are that it can get pretty crowded with the weather is nice. I wouldn’t recommend biking or running here due to the traffic but walking is perfect. Lots of pretty outlooks and usually plenty of parking.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AimeeE351
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

It’s really pretty and going for walking or jogging, but so crowded on the weekends it’s hard to keep a pace without having to weave in and out of people or groups.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Travelandtenacity
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

A great place to get away and enjoy nature. Great walking paths and places to just sit and enjoy being outdoors.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbara C
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Will P
September 22, 2017|
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Response from GuilhermeU | Reviewed this property |
Try the app Trail Run Project, it has map, elevation. You can track and make updates
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March 21, 2017|
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Response from ChrissyAdventures | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Very dig friendly!
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September 9, 2016|
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Response from Safarwith3kids | Reviewed this property |
It is during the day but like all other places it is best not to go there at night time by yourself.
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