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Building Closure

Trout Lake Nature Center is temporarily closing its Education Building to visitors from September 12 through September 18 for flooring installation. The outdoor exhibits and trails remain open during regular hours Tuesdays through Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. TLNC...
Find Hidden Figures

Find Hidden Figures

Walking in the woods is enjoyable and many of us are getting outside for both our physical and mental health but it can get boring to walk the same area or trails day after day. To help make each walk at the Trout Lake Nature Center an adventure or to give your walk...
Make the Most of Your Walk

Make the Most of Your Walk

As many of you know, we are in compliance with Florida’s Stay At Home Order. Our buildings are closed, but our trails and outdoor space remain open for walking. We ask that you maintain the recommended six feet of space between you and others not in your family. We do...
Keep Wildlife in the Wild

Keep Wildlife in the Wild

Keep Wildlife in the Wild By Anthony Smejek If you’re enjoying the outdoors with your family and your child comes across a cute little wildlife critter like a turtle, baby bird, or any number of animals in the woods, it is tempting to gather it up and take it...