Recreational Activities at Rock Springs

 

Canoeing

Obstacle course

Horseback riding

Rock Springs offers a variety of indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities for registered groups. Scheduled activities feature qualified instructors who cover both safety and technique. In addition, a selection of sports equipment is available for independent activities. Registered guests may take self-guided tours and nature walks on the trails throughout the grounds. Please ask for a map during registration for specific directions to our various trails.

 

Scheduled Activities:

  • Leadership Adventure Course
  • Orienteering and Hiking
  • Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Horseback Riding
  • Archery
  • Rifle Shooting Range
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Trap Range with Shotguns
  • Environmental Education

Other Courts and Equipment:

  • Frisbee Golf
  • Softball
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Football
  • Horseshoes
  • Hiking

 

 

During your visit be sure to stop by our spring filled trout pond and feed the fish! The spring water stays a cool 54 degrees Fahrenheit, so trout are available for viewing and feeding year-round.

Rock Springs has many natural, outdoor nature trails. While you're here, take a relaxing quiet stroll through natural prairies, wildflowers and woods. Walking paths include the Dorothy Griffin Akin Wildflower Walk, Flint Hills Forest Trail, Sunflower Walking Trail and the handicap-accessible Texaco Nature Trail.

 

Memorial trees throughout Rock Springs are labeled by donor and specimen. These trees create a living memorial to friends of Rock Springs and provide beautiful foliage year-round.