HOURS AND DIRECTIONS
The Grass River Center is open and staffed by naturalists year-round.
To reach a naturalist at the Grass River Center, call (231) 533-8576. Naturalists will be available to answer questions and take you on a guided hike.
Directions to Grass River Natural Area and Education Center
The Grass River Natural Area entrance is off Alden Highway (Co. Road 618), 4 miles northeast of Alden, 6 miles south of Bellaire and 8 miles west of Mancelona. The preserve is also accessible by boat from the Grass River dock located between Clam Lake and Lake Bellaire. We are only 30 miles from downtown Traverse City.
6500 Alden Highway (Co. Road 618)
Bellaire, Michigan 49615
Education Center phone: (231) 533-8576
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