Spring Creek Park is a large nature area running alongside Spring Creek in the northern sector of Garland, just south of N. President George Bush Highway from Shiloh Road to beyond Garland Avenue. It is split into three sections; all three sections are popular with families, hikers and naturalists.
Spring Creek Greenbelt ( link ) - Located at 6006 N. Shiloh Road, this area features a playground, covered picnic shelters with tables and grills, a backstop and pond with fishing pier. There is a 0.33 mile concrete walking trail. Spring Creek Park Preserve ( link ) - Located at 1787 Holford Road, the park preserve features uncovered picnic tables and a 0.8 mile natural walking trail. Spring Creek Forest Preserve ( link ) - Located at 1770 Holford Road, this forest preserve features a 0.33 mile concrete trail and a 0.5 mile natural walking trail. It is home to up to 300-year-old trees and more than 650 species of plants and animals.