6/3/2017 : Nachusa Grassland Bison Herd Tour
Back by popular demand...experience a special "inside the fence" tour of the bison at Nachusa Grasslands. In the fall of 2014, the Nature Conservancy brought a herd of 60 genetically pure wild bison from Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota to the Nachusa Grassland to establish the first wild bison herd in Illinois in nearly 200 years in order to complete their prairie ecosystem.
Where : Meet at the Jarrett Prairie Center parking lot
Time : Two tours 9:30-Noon or 1:30-4pm.
Fee : $5 per person
Ages : All are welcome
Min/Max : 5/20 per trip
Please make sure you register early these trips get full very quickly.