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Genesee Country Nature Center

Mumford, Genesee County

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Part of the Genesee Country Village and Museum, the grounds encompass hundreds of acres of woodlands, meadows, old fields, fascinating geologic formations, and a trout stream.

Wildlife to Watch

  • Wood thrushes
  • Tanagers
  • Cerulean warblers
  • Eastern bluebirds
  • Wood frogs
  • Blue-spotted salamanders

Where to Watch

  • Trails
  • Fields
  • Vernal pond

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hiking
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Birdwatching
  • Nature center
  • Museum

Accessible Features

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This site has accessible features, including the museum and parts of the historic buildings. However, uneven road surfaces can make using a wheelchair difficult. A full list of DEC's accessible recreation destinations is available on the DEC website.


700 acres

Closest Town



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Contact Information

Telephone: 585-538-6822

Address: 1410 Flint Hill Rd., Mumford, NY

Website: Genesee Country Village and Museum (This link leaves DEC's website)