Monthly Archives: May 2016

Slow Sunday Drive RESCHEDULED for June 19

By |2016-05-28T17:22:02-05:00May 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Spend an afternoon enjoying the beautiful Whiterock Conservancy landscape with your friends and family! Bring your utility vehicle or ATV for for a nearly 13 mile tour in the forest, pastures and prairies of Whiterock Conservancy. You will be treated to breathtaking views of the valley and surrounding land.  Whiterock is usually closed to private [...]

Family Fun Fishing Derby

By |2016-05-17T15:05:34-05:00May 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Enjoy an old fashioned fishing derby on Monday, May 30! Bring the whole family to enjoy an afternoon of fishing fun at the Second Annual Memorial Day Fishing Derby at the Garst Home Farm, 1390 Highway 141, Coon Rapids. Bring a fishing pole to try your hand at catching bluegill, bass, catfish, crappie and walleye. [...]

The goats are here!

By |2019-06-04T20:58:19-05:00May 12th, 2016|Agriculture, Conservation|

The goats have arrived! Check out the back country along the Main Loop Trail to sneak a peak at our newest savanna restoration team members. Goats will be moved between several paddocks over the course of the summer to browse bush honeysuckle and multiflora rose that have invaded an oak savanna restoration project area. Repeated [...]