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Welcome to Trout Lake Nature Center
Founded by the Oklawaha Valley Audubon Society in 1988
FREE ADMISSION (No dogs, please.)
520 East County Rd 44 Eustis, Florida 32726
(PO Box 641 Eustis FL 32727)

Winter Hours
Tuesday - Saturday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sunday - 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Monday - Closed

Call 352-357-7536 to schedule a visit
at other times.
Featured Programs
Website last updated on
January 29, 2015
Nature Art
January 16th, 6:00 PM

Artist Ray Grayford tells about how he created the many pieces of art used on Lake County kiosks. Wendy Poag, Lake County Parks and Trails’ Naturalist/Land Steward/Recreation Coordinator provides input on how the county works with artists to teach and inform the public about its many wonderful properties and trails.
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Special thanks to the Board of County Commisioners and School Board of Lake County!
TLNC is a 501[c]3 private non profit corporation. Your donation may be tax deductible.
Nature Sprouts
(Children Ages 2 to 5)

This FREE, fun and active program is for children and their favorite adult. Click flyer for dates and more information.
Announcing Sunset and Full Moon
at the Trout Lake Rookery
Saturday Jan. 3 from 4 to 8 PM

One of nature's daily pleasures is watching flocks of birds come to roost in the Trout Lake Rookery. Join us to observe this natural birding phenomena as the sun sets over the lake and the moon rises. Wine, beer, non-alcoholic beverages and snacks will be served at the lake pavilion. As dark settles in, join us around the campfire for a hot meal and music.

Cost: $25 per adult
$5 discount for TLNC and OVAS members
$15 for children 14 years old and younger
Night Skies in Florida
Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7 PM

Central Florida Astronomy Society (CFAS) member and Education and Public Outreach Director Tony Urzi who is also a Solar System Ambassador for NASA JPL since 2008 will be at Trout Lake to share his knowledge about the beauty of the night skies with us. Urzi will teach about our night skies using a brief computer presentation to show us what to expect in the skies over our area. This presentation is followed by using CFAS members’ powerful telescopes to view the skies.
Weave a Basket - Make a Memory
January 17th, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Master weaver Pat Burkett will lead you through the process of creating a basket. Starting with reed, you will weave your basket and create your own design as you add in natural materials.

Cost: $10 includes lunch