EXPLORE PROVIN TRAILS

Getting Started

Provin Trails is a 46-acre natural area in Grand Rapids Township, not far from East Beltline and 4 Mile road. A hilly, sandy trail filled with climbable trees and forts made by park visitors, Provin Trails is a perfect place for an afternoon spent in nature with kids.


Important Info

When to Go

Anytime is a great time to visit, though the park does close at sunset.

What to Bring

Water and shoes appropriate for soft surfaces such as sand.

Difficulty - Easy

Provin has some of the best climbing trees anywhere, evergreens with ladder-like branches perfect for young ones!

Accessibility - Low

This area is not wheelchair accessible, and this activity requires a fair amount of physical exertion.

Insider Info

Provin has some of the best climbing trees anywhere, evergreens with ladder-like branches perfect for young ones learning to climb. Let them explore and get dirty!

Side Trek

Walk a quarter-mile east on 4 Mile Road to Robinette’s Apple Haus for some of the best apples and cider in West Michigan. Kids can play on the playground in front of the building.


Getting There from Downtown Grand Rapids

Bike

From downtown, you’ll travel 7.5 mi in 45 mins

Bus

No direct connection from downtown. Take route 11 to the line end for the closest stop.

Rideshare

Average rideshare from downtown is $14.94

Car

Take 196-E to East Beltline. Head north on East Beltline to 4 Mile Road. Make a U-turn and head west on 4 Mile Road to the Park entrance.