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Hawk Woods Nature Center
E. Dale Fisk Hawk Woods Nature Center 

3799 Bald Mountain Rd.

Whether you're visiting Hawk Woods Nature Center or having Hawk Woods come to you, you'll be able to enjoy a variety of hands-on activities to expand your students knowledge and appreciation of the outdooors. Registration is quick and easy!

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Click here  for brochure for classroom visits & field trip information
Click here   for classroom and overnight camping registration form 

Volunteer Program
Hawk Woods is looking for volunteers.  If interested in how to become an official volunteer please give us a call at (248) 370-9353. 
We need assistance with animal care, school and classroom visits, trail inspections along with greeting visitors at the nature center. 

Hawk Woods offers endless opportunities for outdoor recreational activities.  This unique facility offers groomed nature trails, a marsh boardwalk, a heated restroom/shower facility open year-round, a covered picnic shelter that can be reserved in season, a two-story Log Cabin Lodge with five overnight camping cabins, all complimented by 80 acres of beautiful woods, meadows and marsh.

Nature Programs Brought to Your Classroom
Mr. Mike will bring nature to your classroom.  Each program takes about 45 minutes with a cost of $25 or 40 pound bag of black oil sunflower birdseed donation per class for materials.  Call (248)370-9353 for more information or to receive a brochure.


 
Fieldtrips to Hawk Woods
Plan now to bring your class to Hawk Woods for a day of natural science explorations and
outdoor adventures.  School camping is also an option.  Nothing can have more of an impact
than outdoor instruction and guided adventures. Our Naturalist Mr. Mike has been teaching environmental outdoor education for the past 43 years and remains a vibrant teacher every day. Transportation is now available at: www.miplt.org


FALL 2017  Registration begin August 21st

MONARCHS OF MEXICO
Discover the Monarch butterflies of Mexico through activities and a live display. Even take home your own milkweed seed and guidelines to help support the Monarchs locally.  
Hawk Woods Nature Center • Instructor: Mike Mansour, Naturalist

$3 Resident • $5 Regular • 1 session
#438061• Sat. 9/16 • 9:00A – 12:00P

GRANDPARENTS DAY
Pack up the grandkids and join us at Hawk Woods for a donuts and juice outside followed by a live animal show in the Nature Center.  
Hawk Woods Nature Center • Instructor: Mike Mansour, Naturalist

$3 Resident • $5 Regular • 1 session
#433994 • Sun. 9/10 • 11:00A – 1:00P

BOY SCOUT MERIT BADGE NIGHTS 
Don’t forget to bring your signed blue card. 
Hawk Woods Nature Center • Instructor: Mike Mansour, Naturalist

$5 Resident • $7 Regular • 1 session
#433993A • Insect Studies • Wed. 9/13 • 6:00P – 8:00P
#433993B • Nature • Wed. 9/20 • 6:00P – 8:00P
#433993C • Summer badge session follow up • Wed. 9/27 • 6:00P – 8:00P
#433993D • Emergency Preparedness • Wed. 10/11 • 6:00P – 8:00P
#433993E • Public Speaking & Scholarship • Wed. 10/25 • 6:00P – 8:00P
#433993F • Nature • Wed. 11/01 • 6:00P – 8:00P
#433993G • Reptiles & Amphibians • Wed. 11/22 • 6:00P – 8:00P

Hawk Woods Camping
We have 5 cabins that sleep 6, and one larger cabin that sleeps 10 and a log cabin Lodge available for rental for your family or group.  Overnight camping with outdoor hikes and bonfires close to home at reasonable rates are yours for the asking. Call Parks & Recreation for more information at 248-370-9353.                             

Hawk Woods Lodge
The two-story log cabin Lodge at the E. Dale Fisk Hawk Woods Nature Center isavailable to rent and enjoy year-round. This unique facility, located in what seems like the middle of the woods up-north, is an ideal place for off-site business meetings, birthday parties, and family get-togethers all year!  Call the Parks & Recreation at 248-370-9353 or visit our website for rental details and give it a try.

 

 


 




 

Classroom & Fieldtrip Program     
Classroom & Fieldtrip Registration form 
Hawk Woods Info Sheet  
Park Rental Rates
Camping Guidelines