KC Edventures Guide for Ages 12-14

Burr Oak Woods Nature Center

Snake at Burr Oak Nature Center Snake at Burr Oak Nature Center Pic by Jacquie

Try your hand at orienteering, canoeing or fishing by registering for one of the free programs at Burr Oak Woods Nature Center.  They have some amazing programs along with nature movies, trails and a nature center all waiting to be explored.

Before Your Visit:


Explore Burr Oak Woods:

  • Watch one of the various nature films in the theater.
  • Go geocaching - there are 3 known caches in the area.
  • Take a hike on one of the nature trails.
  • Sit in the indoor or outdoor viewing area and watch the birds and other animals.
  • Look into one of the activity programs, like orienteering or hiking.

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Additional Info

  • Nature & Animals: Parks & Trails, Bugs & Insects, Native Animals, Pond Habitats, Reptiles

Burr Oak Woods hours







Admission to the nature center is free.







Burr Oak Woods has great programs for kids & families so check their workshop schedule to get registered!