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Sports & Recreation

Run, jump, ride, play. Do it all in Greater Lansing!

  • 350,000 people visit Thomas J. Cooley Law School Stadium —our multi-purpose stadium—each year
  • 180,000 sq. ft. of ice hockey, soccer, dodgeball and lacrosse at The Summit at Capital Centre
  • 200 city, county and state parks, campgrounds and recreation areas
  • 40-foot sandstone rock formations to climb at Oak Park
  • 30 golf courses within 30 miles—including Eagle Eye Golf Club, which is listed among Golf Digest’s 100 greatest public golf courses (designed by Chris Lutze-Pete Dye) and Timber Bridge, one of Golf Digest’s top 50 courses in America
  • 10, as in Big 10, sports at Michigan State University
  • 13 miles to explore on the Lansing RiverTrail
  • 4 pro teams in nearby Detroit: the Red Wings, Pistons, Tigers and Lions
  • 1 minor league baseball team—the Lugnuts, which is affiliated with the Toronto Blue Jays