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Mineola Nature Preserve

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Relaxing place

Went here with some friends to do some hiking and enjoyed it. There was a lot of beautiful scenery... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tyler, Texas
via mobile
Nicely laid out and relaxing

The community has done a very good job creating this park. It’s a wonderful place for families to... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Dallas, Texas
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The Mineola Nature Preserve on the Sabine River encompasses 2,911 acres located in Wood County, and is home to East Texas species of critters that can fly, walk, crawl, and slither, and home to more than 193 species of birds, numerous wildlife...more
1860 County Road 2724, Mineola, TX 75773
+1 903-569-6983
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All reviews catch and release walking trails bring water horse trails fishing picnic wildlife camping leash woods plants
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with some friends to do some hiking and enjoyed it. There was a lot of beautiful scenery and the preserve was very clean. There were clean restrooms available and had very nice trails. It’s worth a stop if you are in the area.

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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The community has done a very good job creating this park. It’s a wonderful place for families to picnic, a great place for walking and talking, and an ideal place for learning at least a little about trees other plants and (some) wildlife. The walking...More

Thank MinersDaughter2014
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Nature Preserve. My wife, or dog and I spent several hours exploring the paths through the woods. There are numerous paths around ponds, through meadows, and woods. Encounters with wildlife are possible anywhere so keep your eyes open...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Fun and family friendly. A must visit with the family. Had a picnic and took the trails. They also have a fishing day for the kids once a year. Very nice and clean.

Thank Juan S
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The nature reserve is so fun and great for families. My daughter loves the trail and park. Great way to workout and have fun. Beautiful view and nice quiet environment.

Thank Zuri M
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, well kept up. Only thing negative....needs lights in parking lot. More so for older people going to their car at night.

Thank greggtex
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is a beautiful quiet place to enjoy the outdoors with family and friends. The nature walk is great, it can be long or short. A really nice play ground area for children. A fishing place(catch and release) but lots if fun.

Thank Dora H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The real outdoors, long trails. Good spot for family Reunions too. Horse trails, if ya want. Fishing catch & release..... Check with City of Mineola, No camping. Gates close dark thirty, to early morning.

Thank mikelove8833
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Our church had our picnic with a worship service also. God's beautiful scenery and lots of close friends.

Thank memawlinda
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Nature Preserve is a beautiful place to run, walk, fish or just enjoy the beautiful scenery. I love to come and relax on the swing and enjoy the view.

Thank Crystal M
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16 February 2017|
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Response from TinLizzieTraveler | Reviewed this property |
Be sure to watch for snakes both on dry land and water. Just use good judgment.
23 April 2016|
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Response from BlaundNordic | Reviewed this property |
Yes ma'am... Free and wide open for everyone's enjoyment