Site Details

Jacob Krumm Nature Preserve--Ahrens Access - Jasper County

GPS Coordinates: 41.705555, -92.786385

Management: County

Description: Jacob Krumm Nature Preserve, managed by Jasper County, has three access areas. Ahrens Access is in the center at the man-made lake. A long mowed trail system connects the eastern and western portions of the preserve.

Habitat: A 25-acre manmade lake, several smaller ponds, wetland, oak savanna, woodland, and tallgrass prairie provide a variety of habitats for birds. Ahrens Access is the closest access to the lake.

Directions: In eastern Jasper County, just north of I-80. Take exit 179, go north on Hwy. T-38, then go east on Jacob Ave. Access points are along this road.