The park has an interpretive building with 3 rooms of live animals and exhibits about the natural world, 2 classrooms, an amphitheater, 2 group picnic areas, an herb garden, an outdoor aviary with captive raptors, and 5 miles of hiking trails with wayside exhibits.Use our Shreveport trip planner to add Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park and other attractions to your Shreveport vacation plans.
Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park reviews
My husband and I went to Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park on a Tuesday morning. We did not see another person in the park. Before hiking a couple short trails, we viewed the live bird animal... more »
Went after all the rain so some parts where a little muddy, still was easy to get through despite the rain. Great animal exhibits. more »
This time we visited, I work there cutting trees. I have taken my kids there before, they loved it. For people who like nature they got a nice nature trail, they got little classes inside, they got reptile exhibit, they got Birds of Prey exhibit. I personally like to check out the poisonous snakes. The kids really like the trail, and the birds of prey. I think at certain times a year they also have a butterfly Garden. Check it out it's a fun place to take your family. I'm pretty sure they have places to eat a picnic lunch and stuff like that too.
Visited for owl night and had a great time. It was well organized, informative, a great atmosphere for families and free! Well taken care of trails and a cool lodge with a lot to look at (including a baby gator). Definitely recommend.
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