The Allen & Alice Stokes Nature Center is a regional nature center and outdoor exploration hub for people of all ages in the heart of the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest. We are the official educational permittee of the USDA designated Logan Canyon Children’s Forest and are proud to serve the Cache Valley and surrounding areas.

Visit Us

Nature Center Visitor Hours
Fridays & Saturdays
10am - 4pm
*The Nature Center will close for winter on Friday, November 9th*

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm

Get Outside

Explore Logan Canyon's nationally recognized Children's Forest.

Hike along the Crimson Trail, go fishing at Second Dam, or see the wildflowers at Tony Grove. 

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Upcoming Events & Programs


Our Mission is to provide nature education, promote outdoor exploration, and foster appreciation and stewardship of our natural world for people of all ages

Programs at a Glance


Helping students discover their natural talents and passions through engaging outdoor field-trips and hands-on classroom activities.

NAture Preschool

Letting natural curiosity lead the way. We are proud to offer the valley's first and only Nature-based preschool, intergrateing Montessori principles.

canyon jams

Clap your hands or dance by the river during our summer outdoor concert series. Bring a picnic, lounge under the trees, and enjoy the show.



Make friends exploring Logan Canyon with all of its unique plants, animals, and experiences! 

 Community Events

Spend quality time with friends and family celebrating the joys of the natural world.

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Stokes Nature Center is proud to be the official educational partner for the
Logan Canyon Children's Forest through the U.S. Forest Service.