Our nature trails are the perfect place to take in the the sights and sounds of nature. Three nature trails comprise the Nature Center trail system, varying in distances, the trails will take you through a grove of cottonwoods, across a meadow and along the marsh. View birds, flowers and the wildlife of the marsh when you set out on our trails.
MAIN TRAIL – .75 MILE
This trail takes you through a grove of cottonwoods, across a small meadows and along the South Marsh. Great for warblers in the spring and fall, nesting swans and geese and beautiful flowers in the spring and summer. A floating accessible dock extends out into the marsh at the North end.
MEADOW LOOP – .5 MILE
This trail meanders through a small meadow where you can observe field plants, flowers and many types of birds. This is a good place to see insects such as crickets, grasshoppers, butterflies and dragonflies.
MARSH ROADSIDE TRAIL – .5 Mile (1 Mile Round Trip)
This side trail will lead you further into the marsh area to explore the wetland wildlife.
MARSH OBSERVATION DECK
The raised walkway and deck take you into the South Marsh. Experience great views of the wetland life.
Know before you go: Occasionally woodland trails may be blocked with debris such as fallen tree limbs. Nature trails are not cleared or salted in the winter and may be snow-covered, slippery or muddy. Pets, bicycles and running are not permitted on the nature trails.
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