Meet at noon at the Ballfield Shelter in Martin's Access park in Cherokee County. Hike to begin at 1 p.m. Expect loads of spring ephemerals in the woodlands and early blooming dry-prairie flowers and sedges. Ginger Walker will lead this hike. Bring a packed lunch at noon or just come at 1PM for the hike!
Part of Iowa Wildflower Week activities. Additional activities may be found on the calendar at the Event Website. http://www.public.iastate.edu/~herbarium/inps/index.php
Martin's Access entrance is about four miles east from the intersection of Hwy. 59 and County Road C16 in Larrabee, then one mile south on Martin's Access Road. The Ballfield Shelter is visibly located within the park, about 0.3 miles from the park's main entrance.