Activities

 

activities

Learn about and experience:

Prairie Wildflower Walks;

Gardening with Native Plants;
Native American use of Native Plants;
Birds of the Prairies;
Butterflies and Bugs;
Bees and other Pollinators;
Geology of the Prairies;
Prairie Restoration Efforts;
Oak Savannah Ecosystems;

Life in the Prairie Soils;

Organizations involved in Prairie Restoration; or

Take a self Guided Natural History Walk

Please feel free to bring a picnic lunch, as there is no food available at the event.
The nearest source of food is the gas station/convenience store/deli in Littlerock.

 

The Colvin Ranch, a prairie friendly farm, will be holding its annual open house in association with Prairie Appreciation Day;

The Center for Natural Lands Management Vioilet Prairie native plant seed farm will be open for tours and visitors; and

Wheelchair accessible activities for individuals and groups will be available at the Washington Department of Natural Resources Mima Mounds Natural Area Preserve.  Mima Mounds is also an excellent area for those with less time or who want a less demanding walk.  Group tours are offered at Mima Mounds, but must be arranged in advance.  Please send an email to arrange a tour.