- TripBuzz found 57 things to do with kids in or near Augusta, Michigan, including 50 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Battle Creek, Kalamazoo and Portage.
- From Fort Custer Recreation Area to Park Theatre, the Augusta area offers 58 different types of family activities, including: Golf, Movie Theaters, Theaters and Forests.
- Augusta is a small village adjacent to the Kalamazoo River and is situated roughly 16 miles from the larger city of Kalamazoo. The rural setting of the town allows for an extensive selection of outdoor recreation activities. A great deal of the undeveloped land surrounding Augusta attracts native wildlife and birds for viewing and hunting as well.
The primary focus of Mount Baldhead Park is actually the connecting freshwater Oval Beach which presses against the small mountain. Guests can access three large parking areas, picnic tables, hiking tours on a regular basis, and a playground.
Spanning a total of 160 acres, the Van Raalte Farm is a historic farm/park location dating back to the late-19th century. Amenities at the farm include a 19th-century farmhouse building, picnic areas, a playground, and numerous nature trails.
The Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing, Michigan is a hands-on, 'please touch' science museum and educational center. The museum is packed with a rotating series of exhibits, experiment stations, play areas and other fun learning opportunities.
Lansing's Potter Park Zoo is a mid-size community zoo that is home to hundreds of animals from throughout the world. The Zoo hosts a huge annual Christmas light show that is one of the town's most popular seasonal attractions.
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240 Museum Drive, Lansing, MI 48933 MoreLess Info
Lansing's R.E. Olds Transportation Museum is a must-see for fans of historical and vintage vehicles. The museum also contains historical engines, other mechanical components, dashboard instruments and interior vehicle appointments.
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Between Shipshewana & Middlebury, Middlebury, IN MoreLess Info
Rather than a single trail, the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail is actually 25 miles of interconnected trails through the areas of Goshen, Elkhart, Shipshewana, and Middlebury. Four public parks are connected by the trail network which provide parking and public restrooms.
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northeast corner of Michigan Ave. and Grand Ave. in Wentworth Park, Lansing, MI MoreLess Info
Dedicated to the victims of the 9/11 tragedy, 9-11-2001 Remembrance Memorial features a piece of wreckage from the World Trade Center. The memorial is situated next to a river where visitors can reflect on their experience.