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Prairie Sites to Visit

Douglas County, Kansas
Akin Prairie
Private prairie open for respectful visitation
On N 1150 Rd west of E 1900 Rd/County Road 1057
East of Lawrence, KS
Prairie Park Nature Center
2730 SW Harper St.
Lawrence, KS 66046

Rockefeller Prairie at the KU Field Station

Beautiful prairie with an interpretive, ADA-compliant trail

Wild Horse Rd, Lawrence, KS 66044

Johnson County, Kansas
The Prairie Center
Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks
Santa Fe (135th St.) & Cedar Niles Road in Olathe, KS
Kill Creek Prairie
Johnson County Parks and Recreation
115th & Homestead Road near DeSoto, KS in Kill Creek Park
Ogg Road Prairie
Johnson County Parks and Recreation
79th & Ogg Road in Shawnee Mission Park


Shawnee County, Kansas
Grant Bradbury Park
SW 65th & Baker Drive
Topeka, KS

Jackson County, Kansas
Snyder Prairie
Grassland Heritage Foundation
Mayetta, KS

Riley County, Kansas
Konza Prairie Biological Station
Kansas State University Division of Biology
Konza Prairie Lane

Manhattan, KS
McDowell Creek Road 4 ½ miles north of I-70

Chase County, Kansas
Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
National Park Service
2 miles north of Strong City, KS on K-1777
Ellsworth County, Kansas

Kanopolis State Park
Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks
200 Horsethief Road
Marquette, KS 67464

Kansas City, Missouri
Jerry Smith Park
Kansas City Parks and Recreation and MO Dept. of Conservation
139th St. east of Holmes Rd. in Kansas City, MO

Other Missouri prairies
Prairie State Park
Missouri Department of Conservation
128 NW 150th Lane
Mindenmines, MO 

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