You won’t want to miss this annual festival! Enjoy watching eagles from the comfort of the center. There will be a special presentation by Ty Smedes featuring his latest book, “Iowa’s Wild Beauty” at 2:00 pm.
Soon you will be seeing a floating island near the newest fishing jetty at the southwest corner of Mill Creek Lake. The island will aid fish habitat by providing an area for smaller fish to congregate in the shade and root mass under the island. This will bring larger predatory fish such as bass close to the island and also close the fishing jetty.
Little Sioux! Although little is not the word we would use to describe her anymore. As you can tell she no longer has her cinnamon color, she is almost the same color of the other bison in the herd.
Bison Stampede Results: M – Under 13 Jasper Johnson 51:38 Dante Johnson 37:34 Hudson Oolman 33:39* M – 14-19 Tate Johnson 51.48 Caleb Rock 26:10 Lincoln Rock 25:11* M – 20-29 DJ McDonald 23.38 Mark Saunders 22:01 Andrew Lichter 20:56** M – 40-49 Darin Johnson 51:48 John Sells 38:48 Ryan Berg 24:03 John Rock 23:51 Anthony Peters 21:32* M – 50-59 Dave Stoll 48:28* M – Over 60 Leroy Liske 31:38* F – Under 13 Molly Hicks 30:42* F –
The guys have been busy adding roofs at the shooting range in Sheldon.
Unfortunately due to Brittle Naiad, Dog Creek’s boat ramp has been closed to boats for the season, you may still use canoes and kayaks but when you pull them out please clean them with bleach or leave them out to dry for at least 4 days.
The baby that joined the herd on May 1st is a GIRL!!!
Hit the Little Sioux River for a quiet float with friends, family, an archaeologist, and four county naturalists. We’ll be floating from Kindlespire Park to Sioux Rapids. 8:30am-9:00am Refresher on Paddling A River (Not required for participation) 9:00am-9:30am Registration 9:30am Introductions & Start of Float Canoes and kayaks are available for rent, $10/water vessel, due with registration. Float will be cancelled due to inclement weather or poor water conditions. Transportation to vehicles after the float will be provided. Registration is
We are celebrating our 10 year anniversary with a quilt raffle. Purchase a $10.00 raffle ticket from the Prairie Heritage Center for your chance to win our 10 year anniversary quilt.