Russell Wildlife Area

Location:2254 200th St, New Sharon, IA 50207, USA
Phone:641.673.9327

Upcoming events

  • 06/21/18 10:00 AM - 06/21/18 12:00 PM

    Pre-register for MCCB Day Camps by calling 641.673.9327.

    Discovery Day Camp 1 will be held June 19-20 . Discovery Day Camp 2 will be held June 21-22. These camps are for children ages 5 and younger.Parents are encourage to attend.
    $10 per camper

    Kids will participate in indoor and outdoor activities to explore nature and "Amazing Insects." Campers will go hiking, scoop up insects in the pond and more. Campers will be asked to bring a solid-colored t-shirt to decorate for camp. A water bottle will be needed each day.

  • 06/22/18 10:00 AM - 06/22/18 12:00 PM

    Pre-register for MCCB Day Camps by calling 641.673.9327.

    Discovery Day Camp 1 will be held June 19-20 . Discovery Day Camp 2 will be held June 21-22. These camps are for children ages 5 and younger.Parents are encourage to attend.
    $10 per camper

    Kids will participate in indoor and outdoor activities to explore nature and "Amazing Insects." Campers will go hiking, scoop up insects in the pond and more. Campers will be asked to bring a solid-colored t-shirt to decorate for camp. A water bottle will be needed each day.

  • 06/26/18 9:00 AM - 06/26/18 12:00 PM

    Pre-register for MCCB Day camps by calling 641.673.9327.

    Jr. Naturalist Day Camp 1 will be held June 26-27. Jr. Naturalist Day Camp 2 will be held June 28-29. These camps are for students ages 6-12. Cost is $20 per camper.

    This year's camp theme is "Where the Wild Things Are." Campers will learn about wildlife and the nature around us through exploring and fun group activities. Activities include hiking, fishing, fossil digging, and more. Campers are asked to bring a solid-colored t-shirt to decorate for camp and also a bottle of water each day.

  • 06/27/18 9:00 AM - 06/27/18 12:00 PM

    Pre-register for MCCB Day camps by calling 641.673.9327.

    Jr. Naturalist Day Camp 1 will be held June 26-27. Jr. Naturalist Day Camp 2 will be held June 28-29. These camps are for students ages 6-12. Cost is $20 per camper.

    This year's camp theme is "Where the Wild Things Are." Campers will learn about wildlife and the nature around us through exploring and fun group activities. Activities include hiking, fishing, fossil digging, and more. Campers are asked to bring a solid-colored t-shirt to decorate for camp and also a bottle of water each day.

  • 06/28/18 9:00 AM - 06/28/18 12:00 PM

    Pre-register for MCCB Day camps by calling 641.673.9327.

    Jr. Naturalist Day Camp 1 will be held June 26-27. Jr. Naturalist Day Camp 2 will be held June 28-29. These camps are for students ages 6-12. Cost is $20 per camper.

    This year's camp theme is "Where the Wild Things Are." Campers will learn about wildlife and the nature around us through exploring and fun group activities. Activities include hiking, fishing, fossil digging, and more. Campers are asked to bring a solid-colored t-shirt to decorate for camp and also a bottle of water each day.

  • 06/29/18 9:00 AM - 06/29/18 12:00 PM

    Pre-register for MCCB Day camps by calling 641.673.9327.

    Jr. Naturalist Day Camp 1 will be held June 26-27. Jr. Naturalist Day Camp 2 will be held June 28-29. These camps are for students ages 6-12. Cost is $20 per camper.

    This year's camp theme is "Where the Wild Things Are." Campers will learn about wildlife and the nature around us through exploring and fun group activities. Activities include hiking, fishing, fossil digging, and more. Campers are asked to bring a solid-colored t-shirt to decorate for camp and also a bottle of water each day.

  • 07/10/18 9:00 AM - 07/10/18 12:00 PM

    Ore-register for MCCB Day Camps by calling 641.673.9327.

    These camps are for kids of all ages however, kids ares 6 or younger need to come with an adult. Cost is $5 per person per camp.

    Campers who attend Fish Camp 1 will learn step by step how to make jigs and paint them to attract fish. (Note: Campers will be working with hot lead and air dryers.)  Campers who attend Fishing Camp 2 will trek out to the ponds are Russell Wildlife Area to go fishing. Campers will also learn how to tie a hook on fishing line, casting techniques, and how to choose the appropriate rod and reel. Fishing poles and bait will be provided or campers can bring their own.

  • 07/11/18 9:00 AM - 07/11/18 12:00 PM

    Ore-register for MCCB Day Camps by calling 641.673.9327.

    These camps are for kids of all ages however, kids ares 6 or younger need to come with an adult. Cost is $5 per person per camp.

    Campers who attend Fish Camp 1 will learn step by step how to make jigs and paint them to attract fish. (Note: Campers will be working with hot lead and air dryers.)  Campers who attend Fishing Camp 2 will trek out to the ponds are Russell Wildlife Area to go fishing. Campers will also learn how to tie a hook on fishing line, casting techniques, and how to choose the appropriate rod and reel. Fishing poles and bait will be provided or campers can bring their own.