HOURS OF OPERATION & DIRECTIONS
The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10AM-5PM. The Nature Center is free and open to the public. We are closed Mondays.
Our Stearns Woodland Trail and All Peoples' Trail are open dawn to dusk 365 days a year. Come explore nature with us!
By RTA Rapid Transit:
Take the Shaker Heights Green Line to the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes/South Park Rapid Stop. Walk north on South Park and stay to the left as it curves. The Center is on the left about a quarter mile from the Rapid Stop.
Take Carnegie Ave to Stokes Blvd (Fairhill Rd) turn right. Cross Martin Luther King Dr (MKL), staying on Fairhill. Turn Left onto Coventry Rd. Turn right onto North Park Blvd. Follow the Nature center signs onto South Park Blvd. Turn right into the Nature Center at the bottom of the hill.
From the Eastern Suburbs:
Take Interstate 271 to Chagrin Blvd/West. Turn right onto Richmond Rd. Turn left onto Shaker Blvd. Stay on Shaker Blvd. until you pass Lee Road. Turn right onto South Park Blvd. At the fork in the road, bear left. The Nature Center is at the bottom of the hill.
From the Southwest:
Take Interstate 480 to Warrensville Center Rd/North. Turn left onto Shaker Blvd. Turn right onto South Park Blvd. At the fork in the road, bear left. The Nature Center is at the bottom of the hill.
For the safety of wildlife and visitors, we do not allow dogs or drones. To see the drone policy, click here.