703 N.W. Green Oaks Blvd.
(at Cooper Street)
Arlington, TX 76006 US
Park Rules – Please observe for the enjoyment of all visitors…
The Parks and Recreation Chapter of the Code of the City of Arlington includes the following animal ordinances for city parks:
No person shall ride a bicycle off paved trails in River Legacy Parks except when riding on a specifically marked unpaved trail designated by official signs for bicycles. Violation of this ordinance could result in a misdemeanor and a fine not to exceed $500. Each day that a violation is permitted to exist shall constitute a separate offense.
Protection of Wild Animals Ordinance
No person shall in any City park capture, attempt to capture, hunt, molest, injure, trap or administer or set out any trap or harmful substance for any wild or domestic animal, reptile, bird or fish, nor remove or have in his possession the young, eggs, or nest of any animal, reptile, or bird, unless such person first obtains a permit from the Department or engages in such activities in a designated park or a designated area within a park where such activities have been authorized by the Department. Violations of this ordinance could result in a fine.
For more information on any of these ordinances or on obtaining permits, call the City of Arlington Parks and Recreation Department at 817.459.5474 or visit www.naturallyfun.org
July 11: Go on a family-friendly guided nature walk.
July 13-17: Summer at the Science Center - Session 4
July 20-24: Summer at the Science Center - Session 5
Aug. 1: Get an up close look at a native animal.