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Turkey Creek Nature Preserve

at Turkey Creek Nature Preserve, Pinson AL

Turkey Creek Nature Preserve

Where Unique Natural Wonders and Rich History Flow Together

Turkey Creek Nature Preserve was established through a partnership between Alabama’s Forever Wild Program and the Freshwater Land Trustand is co-managed by the Southern Environmental Center (SEC).  Turkey Creek, a tributary of the Locust Fork, is one of the most biologically diverse habitats in North Central Alabama. The waters of the creek are home to three endangered species of fish, the Rush Darter, Vermilion Darter and Watercress

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 Hours of Operation

Turkey Creek Nature Preserve is open Wednesday through Sunday.Preserve hours change seasonally and are posted on gates and kiosks. Occasionally the Preserve will be closed for special events.

Normal Hours of Operation

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. August – March
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. April – July

Entrance gates are closed 30 minutes before posted closing time.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Turkey Creek Nature Preserve

3906 Turkey Creek Rd, Pinson, AL 35126

Google Map of 3906 Turkey Creek Rd, Pinson, AL 35126

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