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Address: 7000 N. Westnedge, Kalamazoo, MI
Phone Number: 616-381-1574
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Great for hiking

Enjoy hiking on trails and the interpretative center, Delano Homestead. Hike out to the Kalamazoo River or across North Westnedge over to the farm.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Enjoy hiking on trails and the interpretative center, Delano Homestead. Hike out to the Kalamazoo River or across North Westnedge over to the farm.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

what a beautiful surrounding of nature all around you. The staff was ver friendly and very helpful! They are great with children and are always willing to answer questions. They have outside trials that you may walk and a building that you are able to go into and see some of the animals that they keep in the cages. They... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

This place has great trails for any age. Easy to walk around or get a little more intense with some longer trails. I like the displays in the center - great for kids. If you plan go a lot- I would recommend a membership. That way you will not have to pay every single time you go.

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Richland, Michigan
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We went for an introduction to birding class. Great walk through the park, great guide and learned a lot. Will go back and just explore the paths etc.. this summer.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I like to go here just to walk the trails. I don't care for the exhibits but it is a beautiful property.

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Vicksburg, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We love the Nature Center in that it has well kept up great trails to run. The trail locations are always well marked as well.

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81 reviews 81 reviews
32 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We took her two boys six and eight and spent about two hours at the nature center an hour outside exploring an hour inside lots to see definitely worth the trip

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Chicago, Illinois
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Fantastic family place- walking trails, a nice path through a tunnel to ovelook the Kalamazoo river, nature center with indoor exhibits, fish tanks, and recovering big birds-owls and hawks.

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Woodridge, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The beautiful fall colors on beech maple trail which follows the trout creek to the Kalamazoo River. Very peaceful and calm setting.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Had a wonderful afternoon with the family there and after spending many hours in the car it was nice to get out and be in the woods. The grounds were well kept but not exceptional. The staff at the gate was unsure of what trails were large wheeled stroller friendly. The signage was a bit dated and occasionally confusing. I... More 

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