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April 27, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Tallgrass Tour Bus: Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve/Chase County

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Explore the Flint Hills and beyond with the Tallgrass Tour Bus! Join the Discovery Center as we embark on day trips to exciting locations in central Kansas.

Join us for a scenic day trip to the heart of the Flint Hills. The Tallgrass Tour Bus takes you south from Manhattan to the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve where you will be treated to a guided tour of the bison pastures as well as the Spring Hill Ranch headquarters. Midway along our journey we will dine for lunch at Ad Astra, known regionally for its fine food. Our final stop will include a private tour of the Chase County Courthouse in Cottonwood Falls, where we will explore its unique history and construction.

Round trip travel and tour fees are provided. Participants are responsible for lunch fee. Youth under 18 must be accompanied by adult. Tour leaves the Flint Hills Discovery Center at 8:00 AM and returns no later than 4:30 PM. 

Pre-registration is required by April 26. Pre-register online, by phone at 785-587-2726 or in person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

Youth & Adult FHDC Member: $18 I Youth & Adult Non-Member: $22