The Nature Conservancy of Oklahoma invites you to enjoy the outdoors – and the places that you've helped us protect. From species surveys and volunteer workdays to hikes and educational presentations, there are many ways to both enjoy and support the work of The Nature Conservancy. Check back often for upcoming events. Additional volunteer opportunities are available via the Tallgrass Prairie Preserve Docent Program.

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Special Events

  • Butterfly Walk

    Joseph H. Williams Tallgrass Prairie Preserve (near Pawhuska)
    May 27, 2017

    Get your camera ready and join us for trek through the prairie while being surrounded by a variety of beautiful butterflies. Look forward to a fun and educational day outdoors at Tallgrass Prairie Preserve! Participants should bring their camera, a tripod if availab... Learn more

  • Hike to Historic Cabin of John Joseph Mathews

    Joseph H. Williams Tallgrass Prairie Preserve (near Pawhuska)
    May 20, 2017

    Join us for a hike to the restored historic cabin of famed Osage author, John Joseph Mathews at the Tallgrass Prairie Preserve. Mr. Mathews did most of his writing in his cabin which he called "The Blackjacks". John Joseph Mathews (1894-1979) is considered... Learn more

  • Wildflower Photography Field Trip

    Joseph H. Williams Tallgrass Prairie Preserve (near Pawhuska)
    May 20, 2017

    Do you enjoy photographing some of nature’s most unique and colorful creations? Then get your camera ready because the diverse array of wildflowers at the Tallgrass Prairie Preserve is calling your name! Join us as we trek the prairie during the peak of the sp... Learn more

  • Canyon Hike

    Four Canyon Preserve (near Arnett)
    May 06, 2017

    See the native landscape at our Four Canyon Preserve in western Oklahoma. We will traverse some of the highest elevations on the property and enjoy sweeping views of the landscape. We will return by crossing the rugged topography of Harsha Canyon, through the most r... Learn more

  • Big Spring Hike

    J. T. Nickel Family Nature and Wildlife Preserve (near Tahlequah)
    April 29, 2017

    Traverse the foothills of the Ozarks and splash through the pristine waters of Big Spring at J.T. Nickel Family Nature and Wildlife Preserve. Big Spring is the largest unaltered spring in the region, and lies in one of the most remote locales in the Oklahoma Ozark... Learn more

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