EMBRACE THE RAIN
There are plenty of indoor activities at the Nature Center. Or, bring an umbrella and have the boardwalk or trails to yourself!
EXPERIENCE THE QUIET WILD OF NATURE
Whether it’s your first time on the trails, or you’re an avid hiker, there is something new to experience every day and every season at Fontenelle Forest
SNOW MUCH FUN IN THE FOREST
See the Forest from a whole new perspective when it’s blanketed in snow, or enjoy one of our many indoor activities at the Nature Center
Embrace the cold
Rent snowshoes or lace up your snow boots and hike the trails tomorrow!
The Quiet Wild of Nature
We at Fontenelle Forest are the active stewards of this land, and we promise to protect and restore it for future generations.
Yoga is canceled Wednesday, April 17th.
Open Trails: Ridge, Linden, Hackberry, Wren, Habitat Hollow, Hawthorn from Nature Center to bridge at Childs Hollow, Boardwalk
Wetlands closed until further notice due to flooding.
Member Gate Hours: 6:45 a.m. to 8 a.m. , 5 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
News & Events
Leaflet Spring 2019 – Healthy People, Healthy Fauna, Healthy Flora, Healthy Forest
From the Executive Director of Fontenelle Forest, Merica Whitehall
Fontenelle Forest has been a community treasure since before it received its name more than 100 years ago. More than just protecting the land, Fontenelle Forest actively engages our community…
Just minutes from downtown Omaha, Fontenelle Forest campers experience a wild summer outdoors!
“If we want children to flourish, to become truly empowered,
then let us allow them to love the earth before we ask them to save it” – David Sobel
At Fontenelle Forest, we believe that today’s children are…