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.

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Tree Rush Adventures Opens at Fontenelle Forest

BELLEVUE, NE (July 22, 2019) – TreeRush Adventures at Fontenelle Forest, Greater Omaha’s newest outdoor recreation attraction, will celebrate its Grand Opening on Thursday, July 31 starting at 9:00 am. The public is welcome and can experience the ropes adventure park at a special opening day discount. Merica Whitehall, Fontenelle Forest Executive…

Turkey Vultures are "gross-ly" under appreciated

People don’t like vultures. Even naturalist Charles Darwin described the Turkey Vulture as a “disgusting bird,” but consider the more pleasant Latin term Cathartes aura, meaning “purifier.” We at Fontenelle Forest love this unique and important bird. Allow us to explain why. First, they clean the Forest for us! In…

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What’s happening now in the forest…

Yoga

November 20 @ 6:00 pm

Yoga in the Forest

November 24 @ 9:00 am

Hiking for Seniors

November 27 @ 10:00 am

Yoga

November 27 @ 6:00 pm
We wish to recognize the following individuals whose loved ones made gifts in honorarium in 2019:

Vincent Moragues

Patricia A. Davis

Carrie Feingold

Evelyn Schuessler

Marcia Gilmore

Monda Dolan

Rae Keogh

Tony Littell

Ryan Hepburn

Jamie Leavitt

Helen Wollen

Virginia Grissom

For more information about memorial and honorarium recognition, Click here.

 

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