We invite you to visit us for the day, stay in one of our many modern lodges for the weekend, and attend our many exciting special events. There are many ways for you to Heal, Grow, and Be Wild with us all year long!


  • Plan your visit and spend an afternoon of family fun with us!
  • Join the Howell Nature Center family through our membership program, and enjoy many benefits while also supporting a great cause!
  • Check out our Special Events calendar so you don’t miss out on the fun!
  • Explore the wonders of wildlife in Livingston County’s only teaching zoo, the Wild Wonders Wildlife Park!
  • Run wild in Alexandria’s NatureScape and The Tree House, our natural children’s play area open year-round (weather dependent)!
  • Let our highly trained staff guide Scouts through hands-on explorations to complete badges, increase teamwork and challenge themselves to learn new skills.
  • Sky Tykes Birthday party options available. The Sky Tykes Ropes Course is only open select Sundays from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Pre-registration is required. Click here to see available dates.