Now Hiring for Summer Interns

Whiterock Conservancy will be hiring interns for the summer of 2020!- Apply Now. Trails, Land Management, Communication and Website Land Management Intern/ Summer Position $12 per hour and housing Seasonal duties: Whiterock Conservancy is a non-profit land trust. Interested candidates can expect a great deal of variability in tasks. The primary tasks include running equipment [...]

By |2020-01-15T16:38:34-06:00January 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

If you volunteered during 2019, or plan to in 2020, we would like to see you on February 8! Saturday, February 8, 202, 6-8 pm Bur Oak Visitors’ Center, 1436 Highway 141, Coon Rapids Join with fellow volunteers as staff as we celebrate 2019 and look forward to 2020. Bring your stories from Whiterock 2019. [...]

By |2020-01-09T11:30:56-06:00January 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Giving Tuesday

During this season of thanks and giving, it is a wonderful time to remember the non-profits that work every day to make life better. We know you have options of where to donate and volunteer. At Whiterock Conservancy we are thankful for your support during #GivingTuesday and everyday. If you appreciate the work Whiterock Conservancy [...]

By |2019-12-02T16:22:33-06:00December 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Register for Future of Agriculture

Discuss “what’s next for agriculture?” with thought provoking leaders. Each speaker will have  an hour presentation with time allocated for questions and discussion. November 14,  8:30 to 4:30 at the Bur Oak Visitors' Center Regular registration $30: http:/weblink.donorperfect.com/FutureofAg%20 Student registration $15: http://weblink.donorperfect.com/FutureofAgStudent Featuring: Fred Iutzi, President, The Land Institute, Salina, KS After 10,000 Years: Sizing [...]

By |2019-11-01T15:05:23-05:00November 1st, 2019|Agriculture, Events|0 Comments

K60

September 28th, 2019 marks the 60th anniversary of Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev's visit to Coon Rapids. Thanks to a friendship with Roswell Garst, Khrushchev came to Iowa and drew crowds of over 25,000. This event is remembered as one of the most important moments in this land's history. K60 will be celebrated with a [...]

By |2019-08-09T11:47:29-05:00August 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Iowa Gravel Classic

Join us at Whiterock Conservancy July 6th, 2019 for a family friendly event on the scenic gravel roads of Guthrie County. Presented by Spotted Horse Cycling and Relentless Events LLC, Iowa Gravel Classic offers your choice of 100 miles or 100 kilometers of self-supported adventure on the best gravel and dirt roads in the area. [...]

By |2019-06-24T16:44:14-05:00June 24th, 2019|Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pups on Parade

On Saturday, June 8, Whiterock Conservancy held its first ever Dog Pawty. Featuring a photo booth, talent show and prizes, there was something for every pup to enjoy at this event. Margaux didn't like to swim, but couldn't shake a stick at the toys she found in Raccoon River The Dog Pawty was [...]

By |2019-06-12T14:30:52-05:00June 12th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Weather Damage

Whiterock has experienced strong winds today along with rain.  We have some trees down in the Oakridge and River campgrounds.  We will work to clean these up as soon as possible and also check the trails for downed trees which are likely.  If you are interested in helping with purchasing replacement 3 year old Bur [...]

By |2019-05-21T21:28:45-05:00May 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments