Parks and Nature Centers – Pontiac is blessed with wonderful city parks. Most parks have playground equipment, picnic tables, and sport facilities. For more information, please see the Parks and Recreation Department’s webpages. Humiston Woods Nature Center has 335 acres of hardwood forest and restored prairie. It offers 7 trails, 2 pavilions, 4 picnic areas, a fishing pond, a canoe dock, and includes 3 handicapped-accessible areas.