General Information



Summer hours: 7 am to 7 pm (Mar. 1- Oct. 31)

Winter hours: 7 am to 5 pm (Nov. 1-Feb. 28)

Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.


Season passes are now available at the LLELA gatehouse! $60/vehicle for Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2016.

For the protection of our wildlife, NO PETS are allowed at LLELA, except for service animals. Why?

Beaver Pond Paddling Trail conditions:The Beaver Pond is once again full and available for kayakers and canoers as of 11/3/2015. Call the LLELA gatehouse at 972.219.7980 for the latest info. Complete information and a map are here.

LLELA Campground Map (coming soon)

Plant and Animal Checklists




Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area


National Trails Day: June 4

Start your summer outdoors with this fun, family event. There will be activities for all...

Start your Summer Nature Challenge at LLELA

This summer, LLELA is a participating site in the Texas Nature Challenge, a program that...

Summer Camp 2016

Mosey down a shady trail. Paddle a kayak. Do the "chores at a real log...

Trail Conditions

Recent heavy rains are impacting the campground and some trails. Trail conditions are updated...

Our Vision

To heal the land and restore the bond between people and nature, ensuring the preservation of our natural heritage for the future.

Our Mission

To preserve and restore native Texas ecosystems and biodiversity while providing opportunities for environmental education, research, and recreation.

THANKS to our community partners:



Contact and Connect

Event Calendar--click here

Monday-Friday:  call 972.219.3550;

Saturday-Sunday: call 972.219.7980

Address: 201 E. Jones St., Lewisville, TX 75057 (corner of Jones/Kealy St.)

Click here for driving directions

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