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.
Signal Ridge, Gray Squirrel, Mormon Hollow, Prairie and History Trails closed for prescribed fire Dec. 2-5.
Member Fob Gate Access Hours for November:
A.M.: Member Gate fob access begins at 7:40 a.m. and ends at 8:00 a.m. (Nature Center opening).
P.M.: Member Gate fob access ends at 5:00 p.m. when the sun sets.
Coronavirus Updates: Masks are now optional inside the building. View our full COVID-19 guidelines here.
News & Events
Research shows that spending time in nature is proven to reduce stress. With 2,100 acres of land and over 24 miles of trails, Fontenelle Forest offers a unique natural resource in what is predominantly an urban area, an escape just 10 minutes away from downtown Omaha. Our goal is to…