This 247.1-acre Urban Wilderness Area takes its name from the abundance of ferns (more than 30 species) found on the property. Offering a beautiful and serene setting for a wide variety of special events or just a calm place to relax away from the urban hustle and bustle. With a picnic shelter, amphitheater, and the Royal Fern Hall. Fern Forest's facilities are a perfect choice for weddings, corporate events, and family gatherings. Free weekday admission.