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Crooked River Wetlands

Map of TRACK Trail at Crooked River Wetlands

The TRACK Trail at the Crooked River Wetlands Complex is a 1.5 mile loop through stunning wetland habitat.

Hikers may see a wide variety of wildlife. Birds are especially drawn to the welands, whether as a stop on their migration route or as a permanent home. The activitie brochures can be used on any of the 5.4 miles of trails here. Feel free to plot your own course as you learn about the features of this amazing environment.

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Crooked River Wetlands Sticker

Location Details

Recreational Features: Birding, Photography
Amenities:
ADA Compliant: Yes
Seasonality: Open all year
Wetlands
Killdeer on the shore
Surrounding farmland
Crooked River Wetlands Complex
Aerial shot of the Complex

Adventures for Crooked River Wetlands

Hiking

Birds of Central Oregon Wetlands

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
1.50
Over 500 different bird species live in or visit the state of Oregon. Use this brochure to discover how you can identify birds with clues such as location, behavior, size, shape and field marks.
Hiking

Pond Life

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
1.50
Ponds may seem quiet, but they are actually teeming with all kinds of life. With the Pond Life brochure, kids will learn the difference between producer and consumer organisms, and how to identify where a plant, animal, or insect fits into the ecosystem of a pond. This brochure will have kids keep an eye out for 12 common pond residents, and teach how these plants and animals use the pond.
Hiking

La Vida en el Estanque

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
1.50
Los estanques pueden parecer tranquilos, pero en realidad están llenos de todo tipo de vida. Con el folleto Pond Life, los niños aprenderán la diferencia entre los organismos productores y consumidores, y cómo identificar dónde una planta, animal o insecto encaja en el ecosistema de un estanque. Este folleto hará que los niños vigilen a los 12 residentes comunes del estanque y enseñen cómo estas plantas y animales usan el estanque.
Hiking

Mighty Monarchs

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
1.50
Monarch butterflies can be found in Central Oregon in spring and summer crawling on and flying around their favorite plant - milkweed. This activity brochure will help you discover the world of monarchs and other pollinators that can be found on the trail.

Directions

4035 NW Rimrock Acres Loop
Prineville, OR 97754
Latitude: 44.317685000000
Longitude: -120.896091000000

Partners

This TRACK Trail was made possible through a collaboration with Children's Forest of Central Oregon and the Central Oregon Health Council.

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