The Nature Center is currently closed for renovations. The short loop of the wetlands boardwalk is open. A portion of the boardwalk remains closed due to storm damage on June 16th.

The Boardwalk


Experience our Park and Communities!

Does your family like to stay busy with fun activities during vacation? We want to help you to have experiences while you're here; making memories, soaking in the beautiful sites, absorbing the local culture.

Below we will list activities and planned events that are taking place at the lodge and in the park, as well as links to area partners for fun activities located in our surrounding communities!

Read about Park Activities here: Maumee Bay Park Activities

Lodge Events


Total Solar Eclipse 2024

April 8, 2024

In Toledo the partial eclipse will begin at 1:56 p.m. EDT and the total eclipse begins at 3:13 p.m. EDT. Start times and duration will differ depending on where within Toledo you choose to be. The duration will likely be somewhere around 1 minute and 47 seconds and the partial eclipse will end at 4:26 p.m.

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Nature Programs

Nature Center Closed for Renovations beginning October 15, 2023: The Nature Center is undergoing renovations and will reopen spring of 2024. Naturalist programming will continue as scheduled.

View Upcoming Naturalist Programs

All Lodge & Park programs and Nature Center hours are subject to change. Programs and events are weather dependent unless otherwise noted. Notify the Lodge or Naturalist (depending on activity) if special accommodations are needed for your participation. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times, no exceptions.

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