Take a Walk on the Wild Side at the Dallas Zoo

A person touching an elephant's trunk at a zoo.

The Dallas Zoo, located within minutes of our Dallas high rise apartments, is the oldest and largest zoological park in Texas. Welcoming visitors through its gates since 1888, the zoo houses more than 2,000 animals across 106 acres. Some of the zoo’s most popular exhibits include: Cheetah Encounter Home to Winspear and his Labrador retriever […]

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Summer Cool Down: Trinity River Canoeing Spots

A woman canoeing in the Trinity River.

With summer winding down, hot temperatures are holding steady. Grab a canoe and cool off with a day exploring the banks of the Trinity River. Trinity River Expeditions offers canoe rentals as well as guided tours on the second Saturday of every month. Just fourteen minutes from our Dallas high rise apartments, these three great […]

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Enjoy Bird Watching at the Largest Urban Hardwood Forest in the United States

bird watching

The Metroplex is home to several bird watching destinations including the Trinity River Audubon Center. With river, prairie, and bottomland hardwood forest habitats, it’s not uncommon for bird watchers to see more than fifty species in one day. Highlights include: Yellow-throated Warbler  True to their name, yellow-throated warblers are gray and white with a splash […]

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