Just a short drive to Blanchard, escape from the city and connect with nature. Enjoy free admission to Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Park. Check their calendar for other special experiences taking place during the month of May.
Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park is located within 160 acres of pine-oak-hickory forest accessible by 5 miles of hiking trails with interpretive signage. Live animal exhibits include a Bird of Prey aviary and deer enclosure. The park features a visitor center with hands-on exhibits, more live animals, a children’s play area, classroom, and restrooms. A covered picnic pavilion with restrooms is available for groups and programs. Park staff offer a wide variety of educational programming for all ages to the public or by request.