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


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


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


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.

Get Involved

Getting involved is as simple as strapping on a pair of hiking boots and hitting the trail or attending one of the Nature Center’s hundreds of programs. You’ll immediately feel the sense of connection and belonging to a spectacular group of people that are working to preserve, conserve and educate all while having a wonderful time.

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Recycle your Christmas Tree

Time to take down the tree? If it’s real, it can be recycled! The city of Cedar Rapids takes donations of Christmas trees through the end of January. Trees can be left at the Sac…

Giving Tuesday 2019: help us meet our membership goal!

As Iowa’s only nonprofit nature center, Indian Creek Nature Center depends on the generosity of its members, donors and volunteers. We need YOU! This year for Giving Tuesday, we’ve set a goal to grow our…

Schedule Your Nature Birthday Party Today!