General Information



Summer hours: Friday-Sunday ONLY,7 am to 7 pm (March 2- Oct. 31)

Winter hours: Friday-Sunday ONLY, 7 am to 5 pm (Nov. 1-March 1)

$5/person; children 5 years and under free

Annual passes are not currently available, though all current passes are good until they expire.

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 full and open to paddlers! Staff has completed work to clear brush and the route is marked with flagging tape, since the trail signs are underwater. Complete info, including a trail map, is here.

LLELA Campground Map (coming soon)

Plant and Animal Checklists




Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area


Kayak Tours at LLELA

Have you wanted to try kayaking, but weren't sure how? Or, do you...

LLELA at Night

Summer is hot, but LLELA is COOL at night. Join us for a Night Hike, Stars on the Prairie, or...

Over 280 species of birds

Bird life at LLELA is rich and varied due to our position at the point...

A 2,000-acre classroom

LLELA engages students of all ages with a variety of...

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 972-219-3930;

Saturday-Sunday: call 972-219-7980

Fax: 972-219-3827

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

Click here for driving directions

Mail/off-site staff office: 1801 N. Mill St., Suite A, Lewisville, TX 75057

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