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Guided Tour of Buck Creek with Rex Buchanan

  • Buck Creek 3900 Buck Creek Road Oskaloosa, KS, 66066 United States (map)

Please join us for a guided tour of land preserved by KLT along Buck Creek in Jefferson County. Rex Buchanan, author of Kansas Geology: An Introduction to Landscapes, Rocks, Minerals, and Fossils, will lead the walk. We will explore and observe the rocky ledges along Buck Creek.

This is a primitive area with terrain with rocky slopes, tall vegetation, and wet surfaces. There are no hiking trails or restrooms. Please wear durable shoes/boots, long pants and sleeves. Please bring your preferred insect repellent. Also please bring your own water.

Approximate parking location address: Along the east side of Buck Creek Road, North of 35th Street at approximately 3900 Buck Creek Road, Oskaloosa, KS. Click Here for a Google Parking Map.

This land is accessible for seasonal hiking and hunting only by permission from the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism.