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John Bunker Sands Wetland Center

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Good Learning Experience and Awesome Hike

I enjoyed my visit here. I learned a lot of good informative information and had a really good... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Dallas, Texas
via mobile
Up close and personal with wetland fauna and flora.

It's the best way to see a Texas wetland area, with all the birds, reptiles and water creatures... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Kent P
Mingus, Texas, United States
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22 May 2017
“Good Learning Experience and Awesome Hike”
22 May 2017
“Up close and personal with wetland fauna and flora.”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my visit here. I learned a lot of good informative information and had a really good hike out in the woods. It's a great way to have a different scenery other than the city. I will be coming back next month for their...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

It's the best way to see a Texas wetland area, with all the birds, reptiles and water creatures right out there for you to see from the nice, secure walkway that takes you just a few inches above the water through reed fields, lush grasses...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Kent P
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Wear clothing to avoid mosquitoes, fire ants, and poison ivy. Worth the trip! Large covered porch for those who can't walk well.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank 501julia
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Very informative about water conservation and recycling, friendly staff, beautiful visitor center, 0.6 miles of boardwalk surrounded by marshes and water. It was a warm breezy afternoon. It reminded us of the natural marshes around Galveston. We saw minnows, several marsh plants, cormorants, seagulls. The...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank gggg1234
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This was our second visit to John Sands Wetlands. We walked a 5k on both visits. This visit marked the 5th anniversary of the wetlands. They have lovely porches for sitting, rocking, and birdwatching. They have a lovely trail around the wetlands as well as...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Laura G
Reviewed 3 September 2015

My 12 year old son and his cousin went to the Dallas Zoo camp for one week this summer. The first three days of the week were spent at the zoo. Then for Thursday the camp group met at the Wetland Center for a sleep-over...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank busymomof4boys
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Spent the afternoon here, walked all the boardwalks and ten set out for the eagles nest about a mile from main from main office. Which by the way has a huge deck with rocking chairs facing the marsh. When we reached the very back of...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank misscocoa
Reviewed 8 May 2014

25 miles south east of downtown Dallas stands a high line tower where a pair of Bald Eagles built a nest and are raising two eaglets. The public can get access to the area on the first and third Saturdays of the month by visiting...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Ron R
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