The Mighty Bison and Bison Chip Throwing Contest

Presented By: Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
Dates: May 29, 2017
Location: Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
Address: 2480 B Kansas Hwy 177, Strong City, KS 66869
Phone: 620-273-8494
Time: 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Price: free
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On Monday from 9 a.m. -10:30 a.m. kids learn about the mighty bison, then participate in a bison chip throwing contest with real bison chips. Winner will receive their very own official bison chip trophy. Come dressed to get dirty for all weekend activities. Please call ahead at 620-273-8494 (hit 0). Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve is located two miles north of Strong City on Kansas State Highway 177 (the Flint Hills National Scenic Byway) and is a unique public/private partnership between the National Park Service and The Nature Conservancy. For additional information on Tallgrass Prairie National preserve, please visit www.nps.gov/tapr, email tapr_interpretation@nps.gov, call the preserve at (620) 273-8494, or visit the preserve’s facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/NPS.TallgrassPrairie. To learn more about The Nature Conservancy in Kansas, visit the Conservancy’s website at www.nature.org/Kansas or Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/TNCKansas .

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

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Nearly 11,000 acres of wide open space, beautiful vistas, seasonal wildflowers, wildlife, bison herd, and plenty of... Learn more