Bison Day!

Come to Bison Day!

A buffalo chip throwing contest and a guided bus tour through the bison enclosure are just 2 activities at this all-day celebration of bison! Throughout the day, we will celebrate Bison Day with interpretive programs, bus tours, crafts, games and music.  Activities will center around the Prairie Learning and Visitor Center.  The event is free and open to the public!

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P.O. Box 399
9981 Pacific St.
Prairie City, IA 50228
515-994-3400
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The refuge roads and trails are open daily from dawn to dusk.

The Prairie Learning and Visitor Center is open year-round.
Regular Hours:
Monday-Saturday from 9am-4pm and Sunday 12-5pm

Winter hours:
December 1-February 28
Monday-Saturday from 9am-4pm; closed Sunday.

We are open on Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, and Labor Day; we are closed on all other Federal holidays.