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Construction has closed an intersection that affects LLELA visitors. Don't come up Mill Street to access LLELA. Instead, from I-35E, exit at Main St. in Lewisville. Drive east on Main St. through Old Town Lewisville. Just past Mill St., watch for Kealy St. Turn left (north) on Kealy and follow it north to the LLELA entrance gate. More info.

Campfires

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Gather around our campfire for traditional campfire fun, which may include stories, songs, and of course toasted marshmallows. $10/person, or $30/family of 4-6. Registration required. Check our calendar for upcoming dates. For more information contact kcooper@cityoflewisville.com

Things You Need to Know

  • Drive & Walk. There are several locations where Campfires programs are held, depending on conditions. You may need to drive a short distance on unpaved surfaces and walk a short distance on uneven ground to get to the Campfire. The gate attendant will direct you to the Campfire when you arrive.
  • Be ready for the weather. You’ll be off the beaten path and under the open sky. Be sure to plan accordingly.
  • Pay online. Pre-registration is required. This 2-hour Campfire program is $10 per participant. Families pay only $30 for the first 6 people, and $10 for each additional person.
  • Arrive early and stay the whole time. Due to our security gates, you must arrive by the start time and stay the whole time. There will be no one at the gate to let you in late, or to let you out early. You CAN arrive before the Campfire to enjoy the trails and more.
  • Wear outdoor clothing. We highly suggest long pants, closed-toe shoes, and layers. You will be walking on uneven ground to get to the campfire.
  • Things to bring. Bring a full (and refillable) water bottle and a blanket and/or chairs. If you bring snacks, be sure to take any trash with you (“pack it in, pack it out”). A flashlight is advisable for the walk to and from the Campfire. We will provide s’mores (marshmallows, graham crackers, and chocolate).
  • Embrace the wild side of I-35. LLELA is a completely outdoor facility without plumbing. There are clean portable toilets close to parking areas.
  • Respect wildlife. LLELA is a nature preserve. Please respect the animals, plants, other visitors, and facilities at all times. Leave No Trace: Leave nothing but footprints, take nothing but memories, kill nothing but time.