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Red-winged Blackbird. Photo: Nick Shearman/Audubon Photography Awards

Visitor Center Reopens

February 1 update: Our visitor center building has reopened to the public. The temporary hours are Monday-Saturday, 12 noon-4:00 p.m. Admission is free, and visitors are asked to wear a mask while inside.

Our trails and grounds are open from sunrise to sunset, seven days a week. There may still be some remnants of trail construction here and there, so watch your step. We encourage you to come visit our outdoor spaces and enjoy fresh air and naturebring along your family and walk the trails. But dogs, even on leashes, are not allowed on the prairie trails. Drones are only allowed on our property as part of research activities, and flights must be approved by and scheduled with staff. As we all take responsibility to slow the spread of COVID-19, practice safe social distancing of 6-10 ft. (this applies even outdoors) and do NOT share binoculars.

If you are stuck indoors and need a birdy distraction, here is a beautiful page filled with Audubon’s favorite bird photos, videos, and stories.

We are able to provide and protect this amazing landscape only with the help of private donations. If you would like to make a contribution to help us keep the trails open and the prairie thriving, click on the orange “Donate to Protect Tallgrass Prairie” button on the top of this page. Thank you so much for your support!

Our Mission

Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center focuses on conservation of the tallgrass prairie ecosystem and the birds that rely on it.

Come Visit Us
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Come Visit Us

Miles of walking trails and beautiful vistas await.

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Open Harvest Seed Program
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Open Harvest Seed Program

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Admission & Supporters
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Admission & Supporters

Becoming a supporter of Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center is fast and convenient.

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The Great Migration: A Crane Conversation
Events

The Great Migration: A Crane Conversation

Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 4:00pm Central

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Education Programs & Tours
Education

Education Programs & Tours

All ages can have amazing experiences at the prairie.

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Birds of Spring Creek Prairie

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