Kellogg Bird Sanctuary
The Kellogg Bird Sanctuary is a perfect place for fun and education for the entire family. Explore our 180 acres of waterfront facility in self-guided tours or with one of our volunteer guides. The Sanctuary is open seven days a week, all year round.
The Sanctuary is bustling with activities this summer. Don't forget to attend all of our family-friendly events here!
General Admission Rates
Children (2 to12):
Chidren under 2:
Become a member today and see what we have to offer!
Hours of Operation
November through April:
|9AM - 5PM|
May through October:
|9AM - 7PM|
Resource center and gift shop
Monday through Friday:
|9AM - 5PM|
Saturday and Sunday:
|11AM - 4PM|
What you'll find here
The Kellogg Bird Sanctuary offers fun for all of the family. At the Sanctuary visitors can walk a 3/4-mile trail to see:
- hundreds of waterfowl in their natural habitat, including Trumpeter swans, which the Sanctuary was instrumental in bringing back,
- birds of prey exhibits featuring rare and common raptors, including a bald eagle, Red-Tailed Hawks and Barn Owls,
- the Leslie E. Tassle upland gamebird display which include rare and endangered game birds from all over the world.
In addition, the Sanctuary has a large picnic area and a Resource Center
and Gift shop
featuring nature-related gift items and books.
Take Gull Road/M-43 east out of Kalamazoo and into Richland. At the light in Richland go straight (now on M-89). Go 4 miles, turn left onto 40th Street. Go north 1 mile, turn left onto “C” Avenue. The Kellogg Bird Sanctuary is on the right hand side.
From I-94 East of Battle Creek
Exit I-94 at the Helmer Road Exit (exit #95). Proceed north on Helmer Road, turn left onto Dickman. Follow Dickman into the village of Augusta. Turn right onto Webster Road/42nd Street (Shell Gas Station). Turn left onto M-89, proceed to 40th Street and turn right onto 40th Street. Go north 1 mile, turn left onto “C” Avenue. The Kellogg Bird Sanctuary is on the right hand side.
From Grand Rapids (via US 131)
Proceed south on US 131 to the Plainwell/M-89 exit. Take M-89 east 11 mile to the M-89/M-43 junction, turn right and follow junction into Richland. At the light in Richland turn left to proceed on M-89. Go 4 miles, turn left onto 40th Street. Go north 1 mile, turn left onto “C” Avenue. The Kellogg Bird Sanctuary is on the right hand side.
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