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Kalamazoo Nature Center

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7000 N Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009-6309
+1 616-381-1574
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A Nice Walk in the Woods

I had not been out there since I was in grade school, so I figured I would check it off my list of... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Quiet walks.

The nature center is definitely off the beaten path and offers a quiet walking area. There is... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
Augusta, Michigan
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7000 N Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009-6309
+1 616-381-1574
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

I had not been out there since I was in grade school, so I figured I would check it off my list of area things to do. The only thing I could recall from memory was some birds. Most of the place is set up...More

Thank LifeisTooShort69
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The nature center is definitely off the beaten path and offers a quiet walking area. There is wildlife on display and specialty art fairs during the year as well.

1  Thank KelloggBirdSanctuary
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Love going to the Kalamazoo River but every trail is a prize winner. So many programs for families and seniors. Classes and volunteering. Someday I'll do some bird banding.

Thank mlb343
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very nice trails for 4 to 6 hours walk. Start at the nature center, check out the bird in the cages (injured and recovering/recovered), walk through nice maintained paths through hardwoods and gently rolling hills to the Kalamazoo River. Some wildlife. Trails can be slightly...More

Thank jerryab9rj
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great trails and exhibits! Love visiting this place. See what creatures they are rehabing. Programs are very well run. Do it on your own or do a guided tour.

Thank MIbeachgirl
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Its amazing how many cool places we have to visit in Kalamazoo and the Nature Center is one. A wonderful use of lovely wooded property with trails, exhibits, courses, camps, events and so much more. I recently attended their Christmas Artist Show. It was wonderful...More

Thank decoratingplus
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Nice walking trails. Several different trails with different levels of difficulty. A few small indoor exhibits and a small gift shop.

Thank troymitraveler
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

One of the best year round nature walks in West Michigan, lots of wildlife, especially early mornings. Take your camera, always something special for the keen observers.

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best nature centers I have visited. Great trails and educational opportunities as well as several special programs throughout the year. A must see if you are in the Kalamazoo area.

Thank DonaldMcGehee
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I went here for the first time over the weekend! I loved to get out for a nice walk in my neighborhood! I loved what I found and the scenes! I felt like a kid exploring nature again. I an going to make this my...More

Thank Stephanie L
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Jill M
17 July 2017|
Response from jerryab9rj | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I actually have no idea. I've not seen one there, but that doesn't mean it's not allowed. You'll probably have to call them on that one.