The Nature Center uses the beauty of nature and the natural curiosity of children to provide enjoyment and education.

The Clinton Community Nature Center features miles of beautiful, shaded walking trails, Play Forest, Mud Kitchen, Splashing Frog Water Feature, amphitheater, native plants, Price Hall, popular annual events and programs. The trails are open seven days a week from 7:00 a.m. until sunset!

The Nature Center is owned and operated by the Clinton Community Nature Center Association, Inc., a 501c(3) non-profit organization formed to preserve a precious tract of woods, located right in the heart of Clinton, Mississippi. The Nature Center relies heavily on Supporters, Volunteers, Memberships, and Fundraisers. We strive to conserve our land and historic features while developing a place for the application, enjoyment, and study of nature in all aspects.

*Dogs are NOT ALLOWED*

​Staff & Board of Directors

Maintenance Assistant:

Caleb Creel

Executive Board:

Audrey Harrison 


Bill Stark

Vice President 

Mark D. Ouellette


Cathy Shropshire

Assistant Treasurer

Debbie Wolfgram


Prentiss Cox

Past President 

Carrie Chennault

Marketing Director

Honorary Members: 

Edwin Price

Office Volunteer:

Edith Kennedy

Board of Trustees:

  • Prentiss Cox

  • Benjamin Crosby

  • Megan Fedrick

  • Colleen Gregg

  • Bobby Guillory

  • Audrey Harrison

  • Libby Hartfield

  • Frank Hensley

  • Kelly Keith 

  • Kyle Keith

  • Kathy King

  • Denise Mason

  • Robert McAdory

  • Tony Moore

  • Mark Ouellette

  • Shannon Parham

  • Nancy Patterson

  • Cathy Shropshire 

  • Bill Stark

  • Lida Stark

  • Joshua Welch

  • Sheila Williams

  • Debbie Wolfgram

Clinton Community Nature Center
Clinton Community Nature Center Trail Map