Drayton Plains Nature Center is . 2 mi. s.w. on Hatchery Rd. off US 24 (Dixie Hwy.), just s.e. on Edmore Rd. and Oakdale Dr., .1 mi. w. on Denby Dr., .2 mi. s. on Fortress Dr., then just s.w. to 2125 Denby Dr. The grounds encompass 137 acres along the Clinton River and feature nearly 4 miles of marked trails with interpretive signs through woodlands and meadows. Ponds also are on the grounds. The interpretive center includes displays of specimens in their natural habitats.