• 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
11 22 33 44 55 66 77

:: Welcome

Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center is a nonprofit education center, committed to providing outstanding environmental education and outdoor experiences to people of all ages.

Facebook Find our most current information and photos on FACEBOOK

Our mission:
We will promote an individual and shared commitment to the responsible use, management, and preservation of our natural resources.

We Serve:
Youth groups
Corporate and business groups
Community organizations
Family gatherings

YES! Youth Energy Summit YES!

Looking for some Prairie Woods Goods ???  Check out our Online Store Online Store


Lakeland Broadcasting, SWIF, United Way, Jennie-O Turkey Store


News and Events

EARTH DAY 2015-  
Saturday, April 25, 2015  (8am-1pm)
Plan to join us for pancakes, exhibits & lots of family friendly fun.
pancake breakfast 8-10am, watershed and soils info, free trees, archery,  climbing wall, live hawk demo, birding info & more.
A FREE Event.    Free-will donations are greatly appreciated.
For more info call Prairie Woods at 320-354-5894.

**NEW!** The Recycled Outdoor Gear Sale will be held in conjunction with Earth Day this year at PWELC.
Donate gently used outdoor gear to be sold on Earth Day to support youth and family programs at Prairie Woods.
Call to arrange pick-up or drop-off of donated items.   And check out some great deals on good used gear on Earth Day.

Music Under the Prairie Stars Friday, Sept 11, 2015

**Ski Trail Conditions:  March 3, 2015 -  Sorry, we still do not have adequate snow to groom trails.  Trails are open for hiking.

Please donate your gently worn shoes to PWELC for our WorldWear fundraising project.  donate shoesAsk us about how your school can easily earn Prairie Woods Bucks by collecting shoes for re-use and recycling.  Shoes can be dropped off anytime---- or bring them to Earth Day!