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Enjoy hiking, bird watching, cross-country skiing and fishing while you explore land in various stages of ecological restoration.

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Our programs bring learning to life as students use their observational skills and senses to discover the wonder of nature.

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For decades Indian Creek Nature Center has led the area in sustainable building and operations practices.

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Invest in the next generation by helping us instill a love of nature and pass along the knowledge of how to care for our environment.

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TRAIL NOTICE: Bikes on our trails this weekend

GO Cedar Rapids’ Fat Sac & Fox Enduro Ride is taking place at the Nature Center this Friday and Saturday, December 9 & 10. This Fat Bike event includes an interactive night ride, free expo at the Nature Center, raffle...

Winter Break Camps 2016

Want to make sure your kids have a fantastic time over winter break? Look no further: Winter Break Camps have arrived at Indian Creek Nature Center! Children will spend time outside, enjoy activities inside our new Amazing Space, and have fun with...

Giving Tuesday

   Help us get kids outside! After Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday comes Giving Tuesday, an international day of giving taking place on November 29. #GivingTuesday is an opportunity to show your support for organizations and causes that you...

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