Springbrook Overview

Springbrook Prairie

Mission and Vision

The mission of Springbrook Nature Center (SNC) is: Cultivate connections between people and nature. 

In pursuit of our mission, we:

  • Provide natural spaces
  • Educate all visitors
  • Enrich our community

The vision of Springbrook Nature Center is: Nature is meaningful to all. 


127 acres of uniquely diverse with native habitats and wildlife:
  • Native Prairies
  • Oak and Aspen Forests
  • Oak Savannah
  • Extensive Wetlands
  • 3 Miles of Hiking Trails
  • Floating Boardwalks
  • Interpretive Center with Live Animals and Exhibits


Educational programs for all ages:
  • Environmental Education
  • On and Off Site School Programs
  • Scout Groups
  • Nature Camps
  • Animal Feedings
  • Playful Polliwogs