The Ogden Nature Center is a 152-acre nature preserve and education center open year-round for discovery and exploration. Visitors enjoy meeting birds of prey, snakes, tortoises, salamanders and other native animal species. Outside you’ll find picnic areas, tree houses, bird blinds, a spotting tower and 1.5 miles of walking trails. The Nature Center boasts two of Utah’s greenest buildings, with hands-on nature exhibits and a unique gift store.
The Ogden Nature Center offers a wide variety of community programs for all ages including art, photography, birding, wildlife in Utah, outdoor recreation, conservation, sustainable practices and more. During the school year naturalists leads outdoor field trips for school children and in the summer, week-long nature camps. Several community events are held at the Nature Center each year including Earth Day and Creatures of the Night at Halloween.