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Green Hill Ranch Open House

WEATHER UPDATE: As of now, the event is on! In the event of severe storms, we will contact RSVP'd attendees and move the event to tomorrow, Oct. 26 at 5 p.m.

Join Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation and The Nature Conservancy in Iowa for a sneak peak at Green Hill Ranch, 506 acres of cascading peak-and-saddle hills, oak savanna and remnant prairie pockets that the two land trusts have partnered together to protect. The afternoon will include opportunities to explore the property, a short program at 4:45 p.m. and time to mix and mingle with like-minded people. Rain date: Friday, Oct. 26, 5 p.m.

Kindly RSVP to Katy Heggen at or 515-288-1846, ext. 26 by Oct. 19.

Schedule of events

4:00 p.m.   |   Mix, mingle & explore
Connect with INHF and TNC staff, board members and fellow conservationists, explore the property at your leisure.
4:45 p.m.   |    Program
Learn about the history of Green Hill Ranch, the unique partnership it inspired, and the vision for the property.
5:00 p.m.   |   Continue the conversation & exploration
Take what you've learned, ask additional questions and see Green Hill Ranch for yourself.

Please bring:
  • Sturdy shoes or hiking boots, long pants and dress for the weather
  • A folding chair
  • A water bottle
  • A hiking stick, camera and binoculars, if you like
Details & Directions

Green Hill Ranch
50227 221st St. 
Council Bluffs

From Council Bluffs, head southeast on Harry Langdon Blvd. Harry Langdon Blvd. becomes Wabash Ave. Continue along Wabash Ave. Wabash Ave. become 221st St. Continue on 221st St. past address above (50227 221st St.) partway up the hill to the marked turn on the left. Look for event staff and signage. Follow the road to the designated parking area. It is a short walk from the parking area to the event site. Please note: The road into the property includes some sharp curves and blind spots. Please drive with care. Use caution when leaving the property. The driveway is blind to vehicles coming down the hill, and traffic tends to move fast. Staff will be available to help watch for oncoming traffic.


Contact Katy Heggen at or 515-288-1846, ext. 26. 


Thursday, October 25, 2018

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Green Hill Ranch
50227 221st St.
Council Bluffs, IA

Katy Heggen