Blandford Nature Center, Grand Rapids

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#5 of 7 in Parks in Kent County
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  • My husband and I took this beautiful nature walk this morning. We had a great time. I'm so glad they allow us to bring dogs with us. Even it's easy to get lost (the signs are not so clear), the place ...  more »
  • I have been to the Blandford Nature Center a couple times to volunteer. Each time I go, I am taken back by the serenity and beauty of this place. The staff are nice, the grounds are kept beautifully. ...  more »
  • Blandford just had a grand opening of their new visitor center and it is amazing! Come and see the rehabbed wildlife and walk the beautiful trails while you are there.  more »
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  • Lots of trails for walks, and classes for all ages. I love this place. Some trails might be closed for dogs, pls check before you bring.
  • Great place to walk. Good amount of trailes. Nice place to observe nature.
  • Blanford Nature Center was just such a wonderful surprise. Nicely maintained trails, a beautiful new Visitor's Center (staffed by an extremely helpful lady), and up close looks at some critters made for a very pleasant morning. It's a real bargain at $3. We enjoyed this place very much and hope to return in fall for the fall foliage and in Spring for some birding.
  • Our nature homeschool group visits monthly here. They have a wider variety of trails that go through meadows, forests, ravines and pond ecosystems. It's a stunning place so close to town and they offer a ton of camps and classes!
  • Love this place. Any season it is a great place to walk and enjoy nature.
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