Outdoor Adventures

Our Outdoor Adventure Programs take place March - October.

Kayaking at Britton Park

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Take a break from the hiking trails and get on the water! We will go out in dual‐seated kayaks along the creek on Joe Pool Lake. Participants will enjoy a scenic paddle looking for wildlife and plants with a naturalist, who will also instruct on safety and proper techniques. Each child ages 7‐17 years must be accompanied by an adult on the tour. Pre‐registration required.  $22/$24 per person.

  • Saturday, April 14th, 10 – 11:30 am
  • Saturday, April 28th, 5 – 6:30 pm
  • Saturday, May 12th, 9:30‐11 am
  • Saturday, May 26th, 5 – 6:30 pm

Intro to Fishing

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Ready to cast your bait and reel in the big fish this spring? Join us for beginning fishing classes. We supply equipment and bait! This class is designed for children ages 3‐16. Pre‐registration required. $7/$9 per child.

  • Sunday, April 22nd 6‐7 pm
  • Thursday, May 24th 10‐11 am


All Nature Education programs require pre-registration, unless listed otherwise. Click here for more information and to register.  Don’t forget: if you are a MAC member, you get an additional $2 off per participant.  Spots are limited!  For any questions, please contact us at olivernaturepark@mansfieldtexas.gov or call the MAC at 817-728-3680.