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!
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
CAMPING AT HAWK WOODS
Now is the time to plan your camping outing at Hawk Woods. We have six beautiful log cabins with bunks for 40 campers and a super lodge for gatherings. Nothing can beat a peaceful walk in the woods or a time resting by the pond on an evening sunset. Campfires late into the star lit night bring life long memories. All of this awaits you and your family for a nominal charge. Call Parks & Recreation at 248-370-9353 for reservation information!
SCOUTING MERIT BADGE PROGRAMS
Throughout the summer, scouting programs are available and directed by Mr. Mansour who is a certified Merit Badge Counselor.Hikes, Merit badges, and Live Animal programs can all be scheduled for your troop. Contact the Community Center to schedule your program.