TIME TO ORDER BIRD SEED!

SHOP THE SALE DURING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER. a percentage of all sales benefit the nature center!

Hiking Series

Numerous FREE hikes offered throughout September, October, and November of various rigor, distances and themes for all!

NEW!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THESE FUN AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AND EVENTS!

WHAT WILL YOU DISCOVER?

HIT THE TRAILS

uncover seasonal wonders with each visit

FIND YOUR CONNECTION TO NATURE

RELAX AND RESTORE

UNPLUG AND UNWIND YOUR MIND AND BODY IN OUR 20-ACRE SANCTUARY

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CONSERVE. CONNECT. INSPIRE.

THE NATURE CENTER

Just minutes from downtown Cleveland in the heart of historic Shaker Heights and surrounded by the Shaker Parklands, the Nature Center is free and open to the public, providing wonderful nature experiences and discovery for all ages throughout all seasons.

2112
FEET OF TRAILS

8
MAPPED NATIVE HABITATS

140,000+
YEARLY
VISITORS

13,000+
STUDENTS IMPACTED

1,000+
BIRDS BANDED
ANNUALLY

UNLIMITED
OPPORTUNITIES TO DISCOVER NATURE

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The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes
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UPCOMING PROGRAMS
ART ON VIEW
“Refuge: The Last Days of Wonder” by Ursuline College’s Wasmer Gallery
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SUPPORT THE NATURE CENTER

The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes receives no property or income tax support and relies solely on the generosity of our members, donors and funders to sustain our mission to conserve a natural area, connect people with nature and inspire environmental stewardship.
The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes receives no property or income tax support and relies solely on the generosity of our members, donors and funders to sustain our mission to conserve a natural area, connect people with nature and inspire environmental stewardship.
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DON'T MISS A THING
GET ON THE LIST
Join thousands of community members who receive our monthly email newsletter, the Nature Break. You'll be the first to know of upcoming programs and events, along with educational nature features to help you stay connected to our natural world.
Join thousands of community members who receive our monthly email newsletter, the Nature Break. You'll be the first to know of upcoming programs and events, along with educational nature features to help you stay connected to our natural world.
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We are
educating.
conserving.
providing experiences.
inspiring others.
making a difference.
GET INVOLVED
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