In honor of National Bison Day, come visit our bison herd out at Botna Bend Park and learn more about this magnificent species and the conservation efforts that help protect them.
Swing by between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. for fun, family-friendly activities, including:
This event is free with a $3 park entry fee or an annual permit and will be held RAIN or SHINE. We'll see you there!
Thank you to Feed Trough for providing bison chili, soup, fries and funnel cakes - all for a recommended free will donation. Please make sure you bring a few extra dollars (cash) to thank them for their generosity and support local business!
Special thanks to Scott Moats of the Nature Conservancy of Iowa for leading our Bison & the Prairie program and sharing the important relationship between bison and Iowa's endangered prairie ecosystem.
Get a full year of free access to all Pottawattamie County parks.Become a member of the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation