Effie Yeaw Nature Center

Sacramento’s home to nature can be found here among a peaceful set of trails along the American River. The Effie Yeaw Nature Center has a building that has live animals, a gift shop, and exhibits to enjoy. (As well as clean bathrooms) #momtip

They also have a bunch of nature related activities and host nature events year round for kids, families, and nature lovers of all ages.

For more information on the current events be sure to check their website here:


Parking as you pull in is $5 at the gate and if the booth is unattended there is a pay box in the parking lot to the left.

Here are a few pictures from our afternoon by the river.

Be sure to add this wonderful wildlife area to you list of places to check out. After, check back and let us know what you loved most after your time there. Looking forward to seeing what everyone loves!

~The Curious Crew