Pine River Nature Center

Summer Nature Series
Registration for the Summer Nature Series is open!

Join the nature center’s naturalists for outdoor exploration, hands-on investigations, nature discovery, and more.

  • Call 810-364-5477 with any questions regarding our SNS Programs
  • Register early as class sizes are limited!

Register now

Registration for BIRD IS THE WORD (Grades 1-3, June 27–30) closes on Friday, June 24

Nature Center Building   

The Nature Center Building will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day

Discover the area's natural heritage

The mission of the Pine River Nature Center is to provide educational and recreational opportunities that inspire appreciation and preservation of our natural world. The center provides hands-on science education programming for schools correlated with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). It also offers outdoor recreation and environmental education opportunities for area residents.

The Pine River Nature Center has over three miles of trails open daily from dawn until dusk for public use. Occasional Scouting and public programs are also offered. Dogs, horses, bikes and motorized vehicles are not permitted.

Take a look at what the Pine River Nature Center has to offer


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2585 Castor Road
Goodells, MI 48027
(810) 364-5477
[email protected]