The last few weeks in Dallas have been treacherously stormy and cold. The sun will be shining again this weekend—and we think it’s the perfect time to help celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the opening of the ramp linking Snyder’s Union on the Katy Trail to Turtle Creek Park.
Take a walk up or down the ramp and enjoy the beauty of the 127-year-old Park and conversion of a former railroad to our scenic Katy Trail! The Conservancy appreciates the Snyder family’s gift, the City of Dallas voters for the 2006 Bond funds, and collaboration with our buddies at Friends of the Katy Trail for this project that came to fruition five years ago!
June 17, 2023: Kids Fishing Derby Success!
In Honor of Father's Day for our Kids Fishing Derby, individuals have donated in honor or in memory of the Father in their life or in memory of Nell Heathington Baldwin (in whose memory this year's Derby was held). All donations go toward the Kids Fishing Derby event, a fun and interactive morning for Dallas Children at Turtle Creek Park.
September 15, 2021: Patron’s Circle Wine & Cheese Reception
A beautiful September evening was the perfect setting for our Wine & Cheese Reception to thank our supporters for their generous support. The Turtle Creek Conservancy invited our supporters of the Patron's Circle level to gather on the Magnolia Terrace…
May 18, 2021: Parks and Mental Health
Many of you have shared how Turtle Creek Park has made an impact on your life and mental health over the last year. Studies have shown that having access to green space can help fight against depression, stress, and anxiety. Regular contact with nature is an aid for good mental health.