Fernwood is a special place where people, plants, and nature come together. Beautiful gardens surrounded by forest are tucked into a landscape of 105 acres of cultivated and natural areas along the scenic St. Joseph River valley. Fernwood's nature preserve, with its tall trees, tranquil ponds,…
Easy hikes (some with nice river views), a small cafe and great exhibits and workshops - check out their calendar online.
A living museum of delicate ecosystems.!The Fernwood Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve is an arboretum, botanical garden, and nature preserve located at 13988 Range Line Road in Buchanan Township, Michigan. It covers an area of 105 acres. It is open to the public; an admission fee is charged.
“Local artists display their work here. It's a fun place to walk into and stay for 10 minutes or so. ”
“Another historic building (like the Acorn), before you enjoy your movie the owner speaks to the audience about the movie, and at times will ask a trivia question and the winner gets a gift! This is a must!”
“Kitchen and Pantry and Bakery are across the street from each other and within walking distance from cottage. Great breakfast/lunch/dinner/bakery/smoothies/sandwiches/gifts/Beer/wine/liquor/prepared meals – just about everything! Definitely worth the trip! ”
“Kurdish/Turkish cuisine. Really unique dishes in an area where you wouldn’t expect authentic Kurdish food. Some outdoor seating.”