3 Michigan Nature Centers That Make Excellent Family Day Trip Destinations

The Great Lakes State, touching four out of the five Great Lakes, provides many an opportunity to explore nature at its finest. Some of Michigan’s nature centers make excellent day trip destinations. Often a nature center will offer programs and events, hiking trails, and sometimes even visits with animals that are cared for onsite. These attractions are destinations that the entire family can enjoy.

Enjoy a day trip to one of these fun and educational nature center destinations in Michigan. Your family will thank you for an afternoon well spent!

Read our article about Harris Nature Center in Okemos, Michigan for yet another day trip destination.

Which nature centers in Michigan do you enjoy visiting? Share your thoughts with us in the comments!

Address: Howard Christensen Nature Center, 16190 Red Pine Dr NW, Kent City, MI 49330, USA
Address: Burgess-Shadbush Nature Center, 4101 River Bends Dr, Shelby Township, MI 48317, USA
Address: Fenner Nature Center, 2020 E Mt Hope Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA