- The list below includes 48 free or cheap things to do in or near Portage, Michigan, including 67 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Family Fun Center, Aviation Museums and Bike Paths.
- From Portage Creek Bicentennial Park to Celery Flats Canoe & Bicycle Livery, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Portage and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Battle Creek, Kalamazoo, Augusta and Leland.
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Built to honor the 200th birthday of the nation, Portage Creek Bicentennial Park spans over 200 acres. Primary amenities at the park include a 3.5-mile multi-use trail, picnic tables, playground equipment, and areas for fishing from the shoreline.
As a recreations center, Mason Community Center has amenities like an aquatics facility, fitness center, gymnasium, and more. The center has a teen lounge, called The Edge, that features a climbing wall and exergaming units.
The main focus of South Westnedge Park rests within the numerous ballfields which cater to many local softball leagues. The park also includes a biking trail, soccer field, skate park, food concessions, and an inline hockey rink.
A variety of trails can be found within Schrier Park that are used for walking during the warmer months and cross-country skiing when it snows. Other facilities at the park include picnic tables and an indoor pavilion with a fireplace that can be rented for group events.
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At 1.2 miles long, Bishop's Bog Preserve Trail offers visitors a scenic view of the surrounding marshland from a floating trail. The trail is wooden and takes visitors above the wetland below them.
Ramona Park offers a wide range of activities and features something for the entire family. Amenities include Tennis Courts, Ball fields, Play Equipment, Volleyball Courts, fishing, Football Fields, Pavilions, Picnic Tables and BBQ Grills.
Flight history, avionics, and planes are exhibited within the specialty Air Zoo. Attractions include standard museum-like exhibits, interactive activities, and even rides for children and families like a flight simulator balloon ride.
An entertainment center, Airway Fun Center features an arcade, a laser tag arena, bowling lanes, go-karts, bumper cars and a miniature golf course. It also provides private event hosting, a snack bar and a taproom with 24 beers.
An extensive indoor family fun park, Jungle Joe's Family Fun Center features a wide variety of inflatable bounce structures. The facility also has an array of redemption games. Jungle Joe's is available for party rentals.