Nahant Marsh is a 305-acre preserve nestled in southwest Davenport. It is part of a 513-acre wetland complex that is bordered by the Mississippi River, Interstate 280, and Highway 22. Click here for directions.
EDUCATION CENTER HOURS
The Nahant Marsh Education Center is open Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m.-Noon (extended to 3 p.m. April-October). Trails are open daily from sunrise to sunset. If the main gate is locked, trails are accessible from the front parking lot. Look for the opening in the fence near the kiosk. Click here for a trail map.
FIRST ANNUAL OBERHOLTZER AWARDS
Save the Date February 23, 2019 for Nahant Marsh’s First Annual Oberholtzer Awards: recognizing past, present, and future champions of conservation from the Quad Cities region. Held at Modern Woodmen Park in Davenport from 9:30 a.m.-noon, with a keynote by Charity Nebbe, live auction, and music by Songbird Jazz Quartet. More details to come.
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