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Elmer W. Oliver Nature Park is an ideal location for students and visitors to connect with nature.  Located at the intersection of two ecoregions: the eastern Cross Timbers and the northern Blackland Prairies, the 80-acre park features different ecosystems such a forest, prairies, and riparian areas co-existing.

In this outdoor classroom setting, students may explore scientific concepts in hands-on, inquiry-based experiences at various sites around the park like the treehouse, rocky ford, wildflower area, ponds, and the natural amphitheater.

Kids learning at Oliver Nature Park