Pleasant Run Creek PrairiePosted: May 3, 2015 at 2:00 am
Pleasant Run Creek is a 180-acre tract located across the road from Denison Prairie. It includes 84 acres of original, dry-mesic sandstone prairie and prairie swale communities. The wooded corridor that bisects the prairie includes a drainage that contributes to nearby Pleasant Run Creek. MPF purchased this land in 2014.
Directions: Pleasant Run Creek Prairie is located in Vernon County on Zodiac Road, about 3 miles west of Sheldon. From I-49, take exit 88 and turn south onto the outer road on the west side of the highway. Drive 1 mile south until the road turns west and becomes Zodiac Road, then continue west for 2.2 miles. The prairie is on the north side of the road. Park on the side of the gravel road near the west uphill gate. By GPS N37 38.894 W94 20.765 (in decimal degrees, 37.648242 -094.346086).