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Ogden Nature Center

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The Ogden Nature Center is a great place to take kids. They have activities for kids as well as... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Ogden, Utah
Easy walk, great classes, beautiful scenery

My first visit to the Nature Center was to check out the bird houses and go for an easy walk. I was... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Ogden, Utah
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This 127-acre wildlife sanctuary offers hands-on field classes for children, teachers and adults and a rehabilitation facility for hundreds of injured and orphaned wild birds.
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966 W 12th St, Ogden, UT 84404-5410
+1 801-621-7595
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

The Ogden Nature Center is a great place to take kids. They have activities for kids as well as adults and a cute gift shop. We love to see the birds they have rehabilitated but can't release into the wild. We've enjoyed the concert series...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

My first visit to the Nature Center was to check out the bird houses and go for an easy walk. I was impressed with the friendly staff and the beauty of the buildings and surroundings. I've also attended several classes which I found to be...More

Thank HeidiN36
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We love the Ogden Nature Center. We have “adopted” several animals from there, where we pay for their care through the year. We also love walking the tranquil, naturalized paths on the property. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable, and their children and family programs...More

Thank Moodledoo
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We went on April 22 (Earth Day) and because of the holiday there were many presentations and information views that day. On an ordinary day, plan to walk a few miles on some flat dirt paths. I did it pushing a friend wheelchair, while bumpy,...More

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

My two young children love to see the eagles every time. And we walk the loops. The trees in a couple of the loops have spaces to walk through and my daughter enjoys that. Definitely worth the price, and I would recommend getting a membership....More

1  Thank Camille H
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Get the kids out of the house and get un up close view of birds of prey like Eagles and Hawks. Discover tad poles in a pound and if you are lucky happen upon the deer heard. There are numbers of paths for the little...More

Thank dawn g
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This lovely place is nestled in the city, but you'll forget all about civilization once you're inside. There are a wonderful group of raptors to visit - and don't pass up the chance to chat with the volunteers; they love their work and are happy...More

Thank erinrenfroe
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I found the Ogden Nature Center which opened in 1975 as the first nature center in Utah to be very impressive. The 152 acre preserve was interesting not only because of all the opportunities for hiking on the 1.5 miles of walking trails, birding, or...More

1  Thank Joan W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

She actually came outside and yelled at the 5-6 year olds I had with me for running ???? -- synapses in her head are at odds with this place

Thank 102lkp
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The Ogden Nature Center gives you a sense of what the Ogden/Salt Lake City area must have been like before the onslaught of suburbanization. It's a delightful mix of wooded areas, grasslands and wetlands, all in a relatively compact parcel of land. The waking paths...More

Thank Ken K
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16 August 2016|
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Response from wayne3872015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and there appears to be ample handicapped parking.