Ogden Nature Center

Ogden, UT

Where are we going?

Ogden Nature Center
966 W 12th St
UT 84404

801 621 7595

What is there to do?

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.

How much does it cost?

Adults: $4.00

Children: $2.00

Free Under: 2

Family Deals: $3.00


Need a little extra help?

Please contact us if you need any special assistance.


When can we go?

9-5 Mon. - Fri. & 9-4 Sat.

Year round


Any top tips?

Bring suncreen & bug spray in the summertime and good walking shoes year-round. You are welcome to pack in your own picnics, but we ask that you carry out your own trash. We are open year-round, and the winter is a great time to visit.

I’m Hungry!

Trail snacks and drinks can be purchased in the gift shop. We do not carry plastic bottles, but have soda & juice in aluminum cans or options to buy aluminum water bottles that can be filled with water at our drinking fountain.

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