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This is one of 50 Cache's that Celebrates the Linn County Conservation's 50th Anniversary
In 2008, the Linn County Conservation Board will celebrate 50 years of service to Linn County residents. A yearlong celebration is planned to highlight all the outdoor recreation opportunities available right here in Linn County. In celebration of Linn County Conservation's 50th Anniversary there will be 50 GeoCaches placed within various parks and recreation areas in the next year.
Additional information can be obtained from the Linn County Parks Website and the Iowa Geocachers Website.
The Cache is a small container hidden in a typical way.
Wichiup Hill Nature Area
Wickiup Hill Natural Area is located along the Cedar River northwest of Cedar Rapids and is part of the Cedar River Greenbelt. The Wickiup Hill Outdoor Learning Area is being developed on 240 acres of this 563-acre area.
The comprehensive trail system around the Wickiup Hill Outdoor Learning Center is coming together very nicely. The new directional signs, educational stations and information kiosk are all in place to assist you with your outdoor experience. The various trails at Wickiup Hill and their distances are as follows:
Prairie Trail 3/4 mile
Wetland Trail 1/4 mile
Savanna Trail 7/8 mile
Archaeology Trail 1 3/4 miles
Hiking Trail 2 1/2 miles