1601 S. Speck Rd.
(North of East 23rd Street and Speck Road intersection)
Tuesday-Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m
Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Full Moon Hikes
*Apr 8, Sat, 8 pm Pink Moon rises at 5:30 pm
All hikes take place at George Owens Nature Park. Reserve your place by 5 pm on the day before the hike at (816) 325 -7115. Each hike is limited to 15 participants.
*Hikes in red type are for those who prefer even terrain. They will be on paved trails and are stroller and wheelchair accessible.
For hikes in black type, you must be able to hike off-trail. No baby strollers or light-up shoes, please.
April 19, Wednesday, 3:00-5:00 p.m. (rescheduled from April 5 because of weather)
Scientists from the Missouri River Bird Observatory will be at the park to band some of the birds they catch. Learn about the birds that are caught and help release them.
If you have a love for the outdoors and want to help George Owens Nature Park, please consider volunteering your time at the nature park. Contact us at (816) 325-7115 to learn more.
Individuals and family volunteers will learn about our natural world by assisting park staff. We have volunteer opportunities that will fit your interest - gardening, maintaining bird feeders, assisting with nature programs, etc.