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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2019 Summer Day Camps

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…

First Leaflet of 2018 is out! Read it here.

Leaflet Winter 2019 – Deepening and Strengthening Community Roots
 

From the Executive Director of Fontenelle Forest, Merica Whitehall
2018 was a year of new and deepened relationships in our community. As I reflect on 2018, the path that we set out on promises to lead Fontenelle Forest’s service to our community…

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What’s happening now in the forest…

Ongoing Exhibit

March 19 @ 8:00 am

Mud Pies: Fairies and Gnomes

March 25 @ 9:30 am

Evening Yoga on the Plaza

March 27 @ 6:00 pm

Enchanted Forest

March 30 @ 1:00 pm

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