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Michigan DNR Check out this site for more things to do at the Waterloo Recreation Area and at Michigan's other great parks.
Gerald E. Eddy Discovery Center Click here to visit the MDNR's Discovery Center site
Waterloo Recreation Area - Visit the MDNR's Waterloo site to find campgrounds, cabins, trails and more.
MDNR Volunteer Opportunities Join the MDNR and other outdoor enthusiasts in some great volunteer activities. Whether you are looking to contribute only a few hours or to become a core volunteer, a large variety of important volunteer opportunities are available in the Waterloo Recreation Area and other Southeastern Michigan state recreation areas.
Gorp Tons of info on parks all over the world, including those in Michigan.
Horse N' Around Stables at Waterloo View the beautiful Waterloo Recreation Area from horseback.
Horses and trail rides available for a fee at:
12891 Trist Rd
Grass Lake, MI 49240
Waterloo Area Historical Society Featuring a look at the early pioneers in Waterloo and the Waterloo Farm Museum
BioKids - University of Michigan's Kids Inquiry of Diverse Species has information geared toward kids about many common animals found in Michigan
Animal Diversity Web (ADW) is an online database of animal natural history, distribution, classification, and conservation biology at the University of Michigan
This list is not yet complete:
Organization for Bat Conservation These folks gave the program at our annual member's potluck 3 years ago!
I Want Animal Magic
Many of you will remember Mark Rosenthal who did a very entertaining program combining live animals with magic. Take a look at his website to book him for your own program, or find out how your donations can help them keep rescuing their wonderful animals.
Peter Schriemer is the creator, writer and host of Beyond Your Doorstep for the Smithsonian Channel HD. Check out the website for video clips from the program, as well as for creative ideas for discovering nature in your own backyard.
|Waterloo State Recreation Area is located
between Ann Arbor and Jackson, Michigan.
For more detailed maps click on the following links to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources' website
Discovery Center hiking trails (pdf)
Waterloo-Pinckney trail (pdf)