For more information, go to the events page.
Geocaching With Jesse
Tuesday, August 9th
August 8th, 10th, and 12th
6 pm-9 pm
7:30 am-12:30 pm
See the education page for more details.
To register click here.
How it Came to Be
Saturday, August 13th
Pike’s Peak State Park, McGregor
Mystery, Mingle, Munch, Mob
Thursday, August 18th
The Osborne Park is located 5 miles south of Elkader on Highway 13 and features a Native Wildlife Exhibit, walking trails, open shelters, Nature and Welcome Center, gift shop.
Come visit with us and see what great and unusual products are available right here at Osborne!
Bloody Run Park will be closed until further notice due to all the rain we received on July 23, 2016.
We have a red-tailed hawk in our animal exhibit available for adoption. The fee is $80. Call or stop in if you’re interested.
It’s tick season; be sure to check when you’ve been out in the woods or grasslands. Follow these links for symptoms, treatment and prevention of lyme disease:
Visitor/Nature Center Hours
April to October
October to April
Closed on Sundays
All parks close at 10:30 pm
Iowa’s County Conservation Board System started in 1955. Clayton County’s Conservation Board continues to strive to meet the goals outlined in the Iowa Code (acquire, develop, maintain, and make available to the citizens of the county forests, wildlife, and other conservation areas. To promote and preserve the general welfare of the people). The Clayton County Conservation Board manages some 1000 acres.