Looking for a bit of nature in the middle of the city? Nestled between the San Gabriel River and the 605 Freeway, El Dorado Nature Center is an oasis of natural habitat, offering visitors the chance to escape the hustle and bustle of the urban environment.

The 105 acres that make up the Nature Center grounds provide sanctuary for animals and plant life. Two miles of dirt trails and a ¼ mile paved trail wind around two lakes, a stream and forested areas. At the entrance, cross over the wooden bridge that spans the lake and you'll find yourself on a small island that houses the Visitor Center, containing educational displays and a small gift shop offering environmentally themed books and gifts.

CA Native Plant Sale
The Nature Center will be blooming with thousands of California native plants for sale. Your purchase benefits the Center and supports habitat restoration. Come early for the best selection.
Saturday, October 25, 9:30am-2pm
Current "Friends" members get in early at 9am.


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