Founded in 1966, Chippewa Nature Center is a non-profit environmental education organization, open year-round with FREE daily admission. Our 1,200 acres is comprised of woodlands, wetlands, fields and rivers with 15 miles of trails to explore. Facilities include a state-of-the art Visitor Center and reconstructed 1870s Homestead Farm, complete with log cabin, barns and outbuildings, log schoolhouse and maple sugarhouse. We also operate an on-site Nature Preschool for 3- and 4-year old students during the school year. A plethora of programs are offered throughout the year for all ages, including story hours, guided hikes, Homestead Sundays and many field trips including kayaking, birding, snowshoeing and more. For information about all our activities and membership opportunities, visit our website at www.chippewanaturecenter.org.Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Midland using our trip planner.
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Chippewa Nature Center Reviews
Love this place. Good for both children and adults! They have so many events to pick from to keep you connected to our beautiful nature and the grounds are a special treat! more »
We went to Midland for a long weekend in October. Chippewa Nature Ctr was a wonderful surprise, First of all it was free!. The trails were easy to follow and the fall colors were perfect. While the fa... more »
My daughter just finished a week of nature camp and she had a great time. They learned about plants, animals, and different types of rocks. She really liked the different craft activities. We will be doing it again next year. If you want to attend make sure you sign up early, April, as all the camps do fill up.
Delightful stop while visiting Midland! The windows over the river and by the forest are fantastic. We watched fish and saw a turkey and her young feeding. Lots to do and learn.
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