Sweezy’s Nature Area
Sweezy Nature Area is a 19.15- acre natural area, the park features winding rustic footpaths and hiking trails through the hills, woods and wetlands surrounding the pond that gives the park its name. The park’s trails offer a pleasant hike for all ages. Its woods and wetlands host a variety of birds and other wildlife for both the seasoned and budding naturalist to enjoy. An entrance to the park can be found south of the Hastings High School football practice field located near the intersection of Clinton and Cass streets. Another entrance is located at the end of Ridgewood Drive, which is in a residential neighborhood off of Cook Road.