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2017 Creek Camps announced!

Lindsey Flannery
2017 Creek Camp summer nature camps for children ages 4 through 12 are now available for viewing on our website! And, new in 2017, we are offering our very first overnight camps. Creek Camps are an incredible opportunity for your...
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Backcountry Film Festival this Saturday!

Lindsey Flannery
Enjoy a Saturday night out at the Nature Center and have a beer and popcorn, check out our vendor village, and view 11 short films celebrating the human-powered experience in the back country. This event is held in over 100...
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10th annual Paddle Day this Saturday

Lindsey Flannery
Join us at Indian Creek Nature Center for the 10th anniversary of Paddle Day! In honor of the anniversary, we’ve extended the event to one full day. Paddle Day is a place for anyone interested in paddling, whether you have...
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Estate Sale in the barn this Saturday

Lindsey Flannery
Indian Creek Nature Center is hosting an estate sale in its Barn! Lovers of of shabby chic, vintage, antique and mid century modern will find: fine china (Haviland, Noritake, Homer Laughlin, Tea Leaf ironstone), ceramics, porcelain, flatware, kitchen wares, cookbooks,...
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Snowshoe Rentals

Lindsey Flannery
Go snowshoeing at the Nature Center! Any time there is at least five inches of snow you can slip on a pair of our snowshoes and explore winter trails. No experience is needed, and it is a fun way to...
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Holiday Hours

Lindsey Flannery
The Nature Center will be closed on the following days in observation of the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays: Friday, December 23 through Monday, December 26, 2016 Sunday, January 1 and Monday, January 2, 2017 We are open regular...
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TRAIL NOTICE: Bikes on our trails this weekend

Lindsey Flannery
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...
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Winter Break Camps 2016

Lindsey Flannery
Want to make sure your child has 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 other...
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Giving Tuesday

Lindsey Flannery
   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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