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Throw on your boots and join us for an evening hike at Kothenbeutel Prairie to celebrate Iowa Prairie Heritage Week! INHF Land Stewardship Director Ryan Schmidt will guide attendees through this stunning 40-acre native prairie preserve featuring over 200 plant species and a diverse array wildlife. He'll also provide insight into the history of the property, as well as past, current and planned restoration projects. Don't miss this opportunity to explore the prairie in its autumn glory. New and experienced hikers alike are welcome!

An RSVP is requested for this event

About Iowa Prairie Heritage Week

Iowa Prairie Heritage Week is an annual, week-long celebration that invites the public to explore Iowa's prairie past, present and future. This year's event, which includes events across the state, will be held September 10-16.

Please bring:
  • Sturdy shoes
  • Water bottle
  • Hiking stick, binoculars, field guides, etc., if you have them
Details
  • No experience necessary
  • Families welcome
  • You will be asked to sign a liability waiver
Directions

Kothenbeutel Prairie is located in northern Franklin County approximately 20 miles south of Mason City. Hikers may park along the road on 240th St. west of Thrush Ave. Look for INHF signs and staff. > VIEW GOOGLE MAP

Questions?

Contact Ryan Schmidt at rschmidt@inhf.org or 515-288-1846 x13

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EVENT DETAILS

Date:
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Time:
5:30pm - 7:00pm

Location:
Kothenbeutel Prairie
Sheffield, IA 50475

Contact:
Ryan Schmidt
rschmidt@inhf.org

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