News from Nature At The Confluence

New Trails added in 2020

New Trails added in 2020

While 2020 wasn't the year we all expected it to be, we were able to devote more attention to making new trails on the Confluence property. We are surrounded by the Rock River, Turtle Creek and Kelly Creek, and you’ll find scenic beauty along our trails during...

The Mystery of Fur Trader Joseph Thibault

The Mystery of Fur Trader Joseph Thibault

By Therese Oldenburg, Executive Director of Nature At The Confluence Notes: There are many variations of Joseph Thibault's name including Tebo, for the sake of consistency, we'll use Thibault in this story. All references about this time refer to "Winnebago" as the...

NATC receives ExtremeTerrain’s Clean Trail Grant

NATC receives ExtremeTerrain’s Clean Trail Grant

Nature At The Confluence's Kelly Creek Cleanup and Trail Initiative received a boost with a recent $250 grant from ExtremeTerrain’s Clean Trail Grant program.  We have been working for 3 years to clean up garbage and clear trails along Kelly Creek, a natural...