Current Waterloo Recreation Area & Visitor Center Events
Weekly nature programs at Michigan state parks and recreation areas


Select Michigan state parks, recreation areas and fish hatcheries offer weekly interpretive events, including educational, historical and stewardship programs. Schedules are updated bi-weekly.

Waterloo Recreation Area - Battle of Waterloo Triathlon

Searching for a true test of your triathlon skills? Look no further than the Battle of Waterloo, featuring 10 legs totaling 42 miles that traverse the sprawling Waterloo Recreation Area, one of the most rugged and beautiful parks in the Midwest. Don’t have that much time? Try Half the Battle.

Waterloo Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Join volunteer steward, Sheila B. to hand pull spotted knapweed. Help keep this invasive weed from taking over a nice prairie remnant and displacing native plants. We need your help to remove this plant before it goes to seed and it’s easy to pull.