Ellwood H. May Environmental Park

This diverse park offers 120 acres of forests, wetlands and prairie with ponds, river and an abundance of wildlife. Miles of free trails are perfect for wildlife viewing, hiking, snowshoeing, mountain biking and skiing with some being handicap accessible. The Ecology Center, Prairie Overlook and Environmental Lab allow for dozens of natural history program offerings to school and tour groups of all ages throughout the year. No charge to walk the self-guided trails and all visitors are welcome to enjoy the environmental education adventure.

Free Admission

  • Yes

Trail Length (miles)

  • 5

Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type

  • Tracked
  • Flat
  • Hilly
  • Open
  • Wooded


  • Yes


  • Yes

Natural Attractions Type

  • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves