Houston - Brumbaugh Nature Center - Minerve, Ohio
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lonewolf5929
N 40° 49.410 W 081° 05.790
17T E 491862 N 4519168
Quick Description: Houston - Brumbaugh Nature Center is located on Daniel St. just off of Route 183 6 miles south of Alliance near Minerva, Ohio 44657.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 1/27/2015 9:08:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMN9VH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member condor1
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Long Description:
The first person to live on the property was John T. Houston before the civil war. He left 25 acres stay natural and farmed around it. His grandson John D. Brumbaugh left the entire 109 acres to the University of Mount Union in 1986. The University established a nature preserve and in 1991 they built a visitor center and in 2001 a bird observatory. The center is handicapped accessible and has a boardwalk. There are also 3 miles of trails thru the wooded area.
Trailhead/trail website: [Web Link]

Trail allowances or restrictions:
The center is open to the public dawn to dusk for walking only, no vehicles allowed.


Trail type: Some boardwalk and mostly dirt trails.

Parking: Not Listed

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