Rachel Eastman ‘17

Major: Biology
Hometown:North Canton, OH

My favorite place at Mount Union is the Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center. Many students do not realize that Mount has its own nature preserve, but it does!

Directions and Visitor Information

The Visitors Center is open:


November through March:

  • Tuesday through Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

  • Sunday 1 - 5 p.m.

  • Closed Monday and Saturday.

April through October:

  • Tuesday through Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

  • Saturday and Sunday 1 - 5 p.m.

  • Closed Monday

The Nature Center Trails are open for hiking from dawn to dusk.


The Nature Center is six miles south of Campus on State Route 183 (Union Ave). Entrance and parking for the Nature Center is on Daniel Street (turn right from Rt. 183).

The Nature Center address is:
Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center
16146 Daniel St NE
Minerva, OH 44657 
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The Nature Center mailing address is:
The John T. Huston - Dr. John D. Brumbaugh Nature Center
University of Mount Union
1972 Clark Avenue
Alliance, OH 44601

Contact us at (330) 823-7487 or naturecenter@mountunion.edu if you have any questions.

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