This Easy Loop Trail Winds Through One Of Iowa’s Rare, Magnificent Oak Savannas

Living in Iowa, you’ve probably heard about or seen signs for the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge near Prairie City. The first thing that comes to mind for most when they encounter such references is wildflowers, bison calves, or elk bugles. But there is another key ecological piece to this diverse refuge that’s also well worth noticing the next time you are in the area! 

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

 To learn more, visit the website for the Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge here. And of course, when you’re in the area, by all means also take some time to visit with the buffalo!

Address: Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge Road, Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge Rd, Prairie City, IA 50228, USA