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West Bloomfield Parks and Recreation Activities Center
4640 Walnut Lake Rd, West Bloomfield, MI 48323
The Recreation Activities Center is located in the southwest corner of the West Bloomfield Civic Center. It houses theMore Nature Nook, a one-room nature center, as well as many of the senior programs and the administrative offices for Parks and Recreation. The 70-acre civic center site also has nature trails used for walking, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. Behind Town Hall is the Snow Gulch Sledding Hill. The 99-acre civic center site is also home to a variety of wild life, including deer, fox, rabbits and geese.
West Bloomfield Trail
4655 Arrowhead, West Bloomfield, MI 48323
The West Bloomfield Trail is a linear park that currently meanders for 4.25 miles through West Bloomfield, Orchard Lake,More Keego Harbor and Sylvan Lake. Where trains once rolled, visitors may walk, cross-country ski, or bicycle amidst wildflowers, wetlands, woodlands, commercial districts and residential communities. It is bound on the east by Sylvan Manor Park, where the trail extends east and becomes the Clinton River Trail. On the west, it currently ends at Arrowhead Road.  The West Bloomfield Parks and Recreation Commission purchased another 2.38 mile section of the rail corridor from Arrowhead Road to Haggerty Road in December 2010. Development of that section is scheduled to take place in the fall of 2011 to spring, 2012. Once this newly-purchased section is completed, the trail will run east to west across the entire township for just over 6.5 miles.