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Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area

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Open Now: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Great for all ages

Went with my sons class. The kids and adults loved it just as much. Great info on area wildlife... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jennifer C
Blue Springs, Missouri
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Wonderful place to enjoy nature

Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area is a wonderful place to enjoy a visit with nature. The main... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Kansas City, Missouri
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“great trails”(5 reviews)
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All reviews nature center great trails walking trails all ages bird feeding native wildlife beautiful forest educational activities nice visitor center paved trail grandkids love learning experience picnic lunch live animals lots of fun snakes hike
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my sons class. The kids and adults loved it just as much. Great info on area wildlife. Lots of fun educational activities.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area is a wonderful place to enjoy a visit with nature. The main attraction for families with small children is the Nature Center which is beautifully designed and displays a variety of exhibits of birds, fish, reptiles and mammals. The stuffed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Previa1994
Reviewed 27 October 2018

This conservation area is well designed and beautifully maintained. In addition to taking a leisurely walk through the woods, one can also view the multiple exhibits at the visitor center.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TravelingmanKC
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Used to live here and frequented often. Now when we come back for visits it's always on the list of must dos. Trails kept up nicely, bathrooms at the parking area and plenty of parking.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 416tracyn
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Burr Oak Woods has a nice nature education center and lots of area to walk with good paths. My handicapped daughter's day program visits there several times a year, and a path into the woods is accessible for wheel chairs. The nature area is large,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank csylvstr
Reviewed 25 August 2018

This is a place you can go an walk all types of trails and feel safe doing so; or you can go to the visitor center building and see a collection of different plants and flowers growing outside with tags telling you about them; then...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Martha P
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Favorite place for our family to play, walk, and see animals in their natural habitat. Clean, friendly, and fun play areas inside and outside. Snakes, spiders, and more inside and wild turkeys and deer are almost always spotted on the trail.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank HowNanaDoesIt
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Went with daughter & son-in-law for a walk. Nice & shady. Wear hiking shoes or sneakers on most of the trails. Enjoyed the exhibits [except the snakes] in the visitor's center but enjoyed the bird feeders w/the many different birds feeding there.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dem711
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to visit. Big improvements over the past years. Very good learning experience for all.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank S Fred T
Reviewed 10 July 2018

the trails at burr oaks offer a lot of great hiking and walking for exercise. You'll see a lot of wildlife and gorgeous scenery.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank James J
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Dianna M
16 November 2018|
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Response from dem711 | Reviewed this property |
no..........but I'd call and ask as it is for photos