Grass River Natural Area

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Grass River Natural Area

6500 Alden Hwy
Bellaire, MI 49615
Regions: North
Phone: (231) 533-8314
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Description
Grass River Natural Area is a 1,492-acre nature preserve surrounding the Grass River, located in the heart of Antrim County.  Along with the beautiful views of Grass River, we also offer seven miles of well-maintained trails including 1.5 miles of boardwalk floating above sedge meadows and cedar wetlands.  With all of these natural features, Grass River Natural Area offers visitors an outdoor, living laboratory to explore and learn.   The Grass River Center is open year-round, offering a comfortable learning environment for public programming, school field trips, camps, and more. Our trails are open 365 days a year, 7 days a week, from dawn until dusk. Learn more about who we are and what we do at www.grassriver.org.

 
Events
Jan
23 Thu

Happy Hour for a Cause

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Support Grass River Natural Area at a Happy Hour at Pearl's in Elk Rapids
Jan
24 Fri

Winter Owl Prowl

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Look and listen for the winter owl population at Grass River Natural Area
Jan
25 Sat

Winter Tracking

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Is that an otter track in the snow? Learn if you're right at GRNA.
Amenities & Services
Hiking
Kid Friendly
On Waterfront
Picnic Area
Restrooms
Gift Shop
Video

Grass River offers more than what meets the eye

This video offers a short view of what makes Grass River Natural Area a unique resource in northern Michigan.  For other glimpses of what we offer, check out our YouTube channel or this video on our website.  Sit back and enjoy!

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