Upcoming Events

July 2019
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June 30, 2019 July 1, 2019 July 2, 2019

Category: All EventsMeet the Animals

Meet the Animals

July 3, 2019

Category: All EventsFlight & Rockets @ Snyder Bend

Flight & Rockets @ Snyder Bend

Category: All EventsHilltop Hike for Nature’s Fireworks

Hilltop Hike for Nature’s Fireworks

July 4, 2019

Category: All EventsOpen from 10am-3pm on July 4th

Open from 10am-3pm on July 4th

Category: All EventsRockin’ the Fourth

Rockin’ the Fourth

July 5, 2019

Category: All EventsReptiles @ Browns Lake

Reptiles @ Browns Lake

Category: All EventsCanoeing & Kayaking on the Lake @ LS Park

Canoeing & Kayaking on the Lake @ LS Park

July 6, 2019

Category: All EventsPond Life @ Southwood

Pond Life @ Southwood

July 7, 2019 July 8, 2019 July 9, 2019

Category: All EventsNature Tales

Nature Tales

July 10, 2019 July 11, 2019

Category: All EventsLive Animal Lunchtime

Live Animal Lunchtime

July 12, 2019

Category: All EventsAtlatl @ Browns Lake

Atlatl @ Browns Lake

Category: All EventsOwl Explorers

Owl Explorers

July 13, 2019
July 14, 2019 July 15, 2019 July 16, 2019

Category: All EventsWater Ecosystems at Browns Lake

Water Ecosystems at Browns Lake

July 17, 2019 July 18, 2019

Category: All EventsRush Hour Connect with Siouxland Chamber at Nature Center

Rush Hour Connect with Siouxland Chamber at Nature Center

July 19, 2019

Category: All EventsDutch Oven Sampler

Dutch Oven Sampler

Category: All EventsKayaking on the Lake @ Southwood

Kayaking on the Lake @ Southwood

July 20, 2019

Category: All EventsOwls of Iowa @ Snyder Bend

Owls of Iowa @ Snyder Bend

July 21, 2019 July 22, 2019 July 23, 2019 July 24, 2019 July 25, 2019

Category: All EventsLeaf Pounding

Leaf Pounding

July 26, 2019

Category: All EventsKayaking on the Lake @ Browns Lake

Kayaking on the Lake @ Browns Lake

July 27, 2019
July 28, 2019 July 29, 2019 July 30, 2019 July 31, 2019

Category: All EventsBison or Buffalo?

Bison or Buffalo?

August 1, 2019

Category: All EventsReptiles at the Fair

Reptiles at the Fair

August 2, 2019 August 3, 2019

Latest News

Woodbury County Beaches Opening March 25th

Public beaches at Little Sioux Park near Correctionville and Brown’s Lake near Salix will open for the season on Saturday, May 25th, at 11 AM.  The beaches will be open daily weather permitting.  Daily beach hours will be 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM at Brown’s Lake and 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM at Little Sioux Park….

New Outdoor Archery Range to Open at Southwood Conservation Area

Smithland, IA—Local archers will soon benefit from a new archery range.  The outdoor range officially opens on Monday, April 15 and features life size 3-D animal targets. It is located at Southwood Conservation Area, one mile southwest of Smithland, Iowa and is operated by the Woodbury County Conservation Board (WCCB). With assistance from local partners,…

Best Parks in Iowa

If you’re looking for the ultimate list of places where you can enjoy Iowa’s outdoor activities, then check this out—from the most popular parks to off-the-beaten-path areas! Iowa Department of Tourism on TravelIowa.com recently listed the Best of Iowa’s State & County Parks and we are proud to report that the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center…