descriptions and directions
Indian Creek Nature Center - Linn County
GPS Coordinates: 41.9680386, -91.5832447
Management: Private (see directions for access)
Habitat: Riparian and floodplain forests along Cedar River and Indian Creek; areas of restored prairie and oak savannah; some oak-hickory and white pine forests in the hills.
Directions: Go to Cedar Rapids on highway 380 and take the Diagonal Drive exit. Continue on Diagonal Drive, which turns into 8th avenue, which turns into Mount Vernon Road. Continue going east on Mount Vernon Road until you get to Bertram Road with "A Touch of Class" convention center and an Indian Creek Nature Center sign on the right. Turn right onto Bertram road and then drive across a large blue bridge. Continue along Bertram Road until you reach the Nature Center parking lot at the intersection of Bertram and Otis Roads.