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Trexler Nature Preserve

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I love to go through the Preserve and see the elk and bison. In 2010, I confronted Lehigh County... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kelly c
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Breath taking views !

Lots of hiking and biking trails and Bison! We really enjoyed biking the loop and then wading in... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Scenic283651
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love to go through the Preserve and see the elk and bison. In 2010, I confronted Lehigh County about restarting the bison breeding program because the herd was shrinking. After much work, we have a plan in place for a limited herd (15-17 bison)...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kelly c
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Lots of hiking and biking trails and Bison! We really enjoyed biking the loop and then wading in the stream on a hot summer day! Bring water ! We had a lovely time in this well kept park!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Lots of trails to hike and bike. Biking trails are not for the faint of heart. you can see lots of wildlife there

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Trexler Nature Preserve is on 1,100 acres with the Lehigh Valley Zoo near its center. The preserve provides a habitat for elk, plains bison, and white tail deer. The terrain is hilly. There are miles of trails for hiking, walking, mountain biking, bird watching, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

What an amazingly beautiful place. Hiking trails well maintained, scenery just breathtaking. Not to be missed if you're spending time in the area.,

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Rainy049
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Easy terrain and trails to follow. Lots of wildlife and scenic views to enjoy. Ample parking and port-a-pottys onsite. Hike to animals or to environmentally educational house on property.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kerry L
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This is a fun free outing for all ages. Hiking, water fun, and trails offer something for everyone and all abilities. Picnic areas available. Port-a-potty on site. Different excitement in every season. Shady trees, bridges and abundance of wildlife to enjoy.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

I love the history of this place established in 1911 to help preserve the American bison from the brink of extinction. Beautiful trails for all hikers, easy to challenging. Bike and horse trails also. Port-a-potty by the Ford. Kiosks throughout the preserve with maps. Pack...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kelly c
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My family and I love coming to the preserve. It is a few minutes from my home and when we feel like a relaxing walk, this is where we go. We enjoy the beautiful scenery, the covered bridges, listening to the birds chirp and the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank tigerconnie71
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The Preserve is both on the way, and exiting the Lehigh Valley Zoo. We have been going there since I was a child to see the bison and elk. Most exciting was always driving through the creek at the ford.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Debra F
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Response from John Z | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! The area is paved. Also, a new ADA entrance will be ready later this year, but the current entrance will work just fine.
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