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Blandford Nature Center

  • 1715 Hillburn Ave. NW
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49504
  • Neighborhood:Northwest
  • (616) 735-6240
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Your premier nature getaway! 143 acres of woods, streams and meadows, 4 miles of trails open dawn to dusk daily. School and community programs. Wildlife education center, organic farm, summer camps, historic buildings, seasonal festivals, and a working sugarbush. Memberships available, volunteers always welcomed. A warm and friendly atmosphere to explore, connect and deepen your relationship to the earth. Fun for the whole family! Admission fees apply.

  • Outdoor Recreation

    Eleven different trails, ranging from easy to difficult, wind through prairie, wetlands and forest environments.

  • Family

    Hands-on learning opportunities, seasonal camps and special events invite kids and adults to learn about nature through personal experience.

  • Eco Friendly

    Say hi to the goats at Blandford Farm, a 2.5-acre farm focusing on sustainable agriculture to grow healthy, chemical-free produce.

  • Knowledge Chaser

    Tour historic buildings, learn to tap maple trees for syrup, find out how to care for wildlife and much more.

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Beach, Parks & Trails
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  • Length: 0-2 Miles
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General
Beach, Parks & Trails
Accessibility
  • Accessible Restrooms:
  • Family Restrooms:
  • Accessible Parking:
  • Large Print Materials:
Trail
  • Unpaved Trail:
  • Length: 0-2 Miles
  • Easy:
  • Cross Country Skiing:
  • Nature Trails:
  • Hiking:
Facility Info
  • Exhibits Space Yes
  • Exhibits 1
  • Reception Capacity 150
  • AudioVisual Services Yes
  • Auditorium Yes
  • Auditorium Seating 115
  • Concurrent Meeting Rooms 1
  • Conference Capacity 115
  • Banquet Capacity 115
  • Number of Rooms 1
  • Aug 6, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Hiking with the Owls

    Blandford Nature Center 1715 Hillburn Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

    • Price Per Person: $7 members, $10 non-members
  • Aug 13 - 26, 2021 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Hike and Craft

    Blandford Nature Center 1715 Hillburn Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

    • Price Per Person: $7 members, $10 non-members
    • Next Occurrence: Aug 13, 2021
    • Classes: Yes

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