MK Nature Center - Programs and Tours

Kids in the Creek class examining aquatic insects

StreamWalk Program

This is our signature program. Wildlife educators instruct students about Idaho wildlife and the importance of habitat in a short classroom session coupled with a guided walk along the Nature Center path that follows our man-made stream. Also be sure to check out our Specialized programs below.

  • Call to schedule a program: (208) 287-2906 OR (208) 334-2225. Or contact by e-mail:
  • Cost: $1.75 per student. Checks should be made out to the Idaho Department of Fish & Game.
  • Time: Program lasts up to 1.5 hours.

Specialized Programs

Looking for something a little different? Consider our custom program offerings. These programs feature hands-on activities on a variety of subjects, including owl pellets, aquatic insects and fish, composting, native plants, and more.

Self-Guided Group Tours

If you want to bring a group, but don't need a tour leader, please call in advance to let us know you 're coming. Your call will help avoid conflicts with other groups and ensure a pleasant visit. There is no charge for unguided groups, but we encourage donations.

600 South Walnut, Boise, Idaho 83712
Phone: (208) 334-2225

The MK Nature Center offers educational programs and tours year-round.
To schedule a program or tour, call (208) 287-2906 OR 334-2225.

Call to schedule a program!