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Baytown Nature Center, Baytown

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Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
The Baytown Nature Center is located in Baytown, Texas, 20 miles (32 km) east of Houston. It is located on a 450-acre (1.8 km2) peninsula along the Houston Ship Channel and surrounded on three sides by Burnet Bay, Crystal Bay, and Scott Bay.
The Baytown Nature Center is both a recreation area and a wildlife sanctuary that is home to hundreds of bird species, mammals, reptiles, and aquatic species. The City of Baytown created this Nature Center in 1994. The SWA Group's Houston office provided land planning and landscape architectural services.

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  • Who knew tucked back in the woods would be an opening along the bay that provided playground areas for kids themed with sea creatures, multiple fishing piers with easy access, plenty of parking and...  more »
  • We enjoyed our walk on the trails and the nice wood carvings on the trail entries. There are cement sculptures in the childrens playground.  more »
  • Beautiful areas, saw animals in the trails. Fawn, rabbits, many different birds. People fishing and crabbing and a neat playground area for small kids. Piers to fish from or just watch the waters. My only complaint too dang hot.
  • Really nice nature park would love to bring my grandchildren here on my next trip to Texas. There's a great deal of peace and serenity, one can get in tune with oneself. Love it 💗💯

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