Looking for stuff to do with the kiddos during Spring Break?

Blanford Nature Center's Admission Free April

To help celebrate Earth Day coming up later this month, Grand Rapids' Blanford Nature Center is once again offering "Admission Free April"!

attachment-Untitled design - 2023-04-03T162430.838

You can explore Blanford Nature Center's trails and Visitor Center at no cost from April 1st through the 30th

Blanford Nature Center, Facebook
Blanford Nature Center, Facebook

The month of free admission includes access to 264 acres of forests, meadows, and wetlands, 8 miles of trails including 1 mile of ADA accessible trails, 2 outdoor playscapes, the Blandford Farm and Children’s Garden, and their Wildlife Education Center with over 40 rehabilitated Wildlife Ambassadors.

Blanford Nature Center, Facebook
Blanford Nature Center, Facebook

As part of Admission Free April, Blanford Nature Center is also offering a bunch of  free programs and activities throughout the month, including:

What Animals are at Blanford Nature Center?

Blandford’s Wildlife Ambassadors permanently live at the Center due to severe injuries. The rescued animals help educate students and give families a close-up view not often seen in outdoor exploration.

Animals at Blanford Nature Center include:

  • Hawks and Falcons
  • Owls
  • Flying Squirrel
  • Domestic Rabbit
  • Porcupine
  • Turtles
  • Goats
  • Sheep
  • Chickens

You can find out more about Blanford Nature Center and their mission here.

7 Must-See Spring Destinations in Michigan

It's been a long winter in Michigan. Now that we're thawing out, here are the best places to visit in Michigan during springtime.

Spring Break Destinations In Michigan You Should Check Out

Don't have any plans for Spring break this year? You don't need to go to Florida to enjoy a nice slice of Michigan. Check out these Michigan destinations below.

More From 97.9 WGRD