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Sarett's Nature Center building is closed during this time. Trails remain open!

Please practice social distancing while hiking and do not bring pets on the trails.

There is currently no entrance fee to hike on the trails.

Please consider a donation to help us continue to serve our community!


Halloween at Sarett!

Join us on our Halloween-themed trail for families!

Reserve your time to start on the trail on our online store!

Friday, October 30th and Saturday, October 31st

Cost is $5 per person



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Enjoy the benefits of Sarett membership for a low yearly cost!


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Sponsor An Animal

Donate to one of our friends at Sarett!

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Click to learn how to geocache at Sarett!

Buy Our Birdseed Online

Support Sarett by buying curbside bird seed! We offer mixed seed, sunflower seed, and thistle. Click to go to our online store to pay and pick up your bird seed curbside at the nature center!

Sponsor an Animal

Help support Sarett by donating to the care of our education animals. Your support will help provide food, equipment, and enrichment for our animal ambassadors and you will receive a certificate from the animal you choose!

Trail Map

Sarett has many miles of hiking, cross-country skiing, and snowshoe trails through wetlands and upland forest. Check out our trail map and visit today!

Upcoming Events


Fall Color Hike at Ross Preserve

October 18, Sunday, 1:00 PM - Meet our Sarett naturalist at the Ross Preserve parking lot on county road 376 in Covert for a fall color walk. Identify different leaves, talk about how and why leaves change color in the fall, and enjoy the crisp fall weather. Members=FREE, Non-Members=$5. Please call 269-927-4832 to reserve your spot.

All About Bats!

October 24, Saturday, 2:00 PM - Join Western Michigan University professor, Maarten Vonhof, for an afternoon learning about conservation and current research on bats, as well as, humane methods on removing bats from your house. Members=FREE, Non-Members $5. Please call 269-927-4832, to reserve your spot. Bring a lawn chair or blanket for outdoor seating.

Sarett’s Spooky Halloween

October 30 & 31, Friday & Saturday, 6:30 PM-9:00 PM - A spooky adventure will be had by all! Take a stroll through the trails and visit some of our spooky stations. Activity bags will be handed out to take home to enjoy. Tickets should be purchased in advance to participate in this year’s Halloween event, $5.00/ person 2 and older. Member ticket sales start October 1 at 9:00 AM and Non-member ticket sales begin October 8 at 9:00 AM. Tickets are sold through our online store or or you may call 269-927-4832. Walk-ins will only be admitted as space allows. We encourage everyone to dress in their best costume!

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