Rolling Thunder Prairie

rolling thunder 6Rolling Thunder Prairie is a 282 acre wildlife management area with a landscape dominated by native prairie.

A hilly, rolling area with a wooded creek, Rolling Thunder consists mainly of grasses and forbs. It is used extensively by a variety of upland, woodland and edge species. It was purchased in three tracts, all with assistance from the Wildlife Habitat Fund. The western 200 acres have never been plowed and contain high quality prairie plant species.

Location:
22392 80th Avenue
New Virginia, IA 50210

Directions:
From Highway 69 head west on G76 for about 5 miles.  Turn North on 80th Street. Parking lot is on the West side of the road about a mile north of G76.

Map:
Click here for park map