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Trexler Nature Preserve

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

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Lots of trails to hike and bike. Biking trails are not for the faint of heart. you can see lots of... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Jennifer C
Schnecksville, Pennsylvania, United States
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4935 Orchard Rd, Schnecksville, PA 18078-2554
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Reviewed 3 days ago 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!

Thank Scenic283651
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

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

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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.,

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.

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.

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

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

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.

Thank John Z
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Took a 3 mile walk here this past weekend and son ran over 4 miles. Great place to enjoy the view and get some exercise. Love it and plan to go back!!

Thank lindamg2017
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Debra F
18 May 2018|
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.