Shoal Creek Water Festival
Great Blue Heron Photo: Pablo Ortiz
Swing by for a few hours, or make a day out of it!
See chert bluffs towering over 50 feet high or explore an Ozark woodland.
201 W. Riviera Drive
Joplin, MO 64804
We offer a wide variety of events and programs for all ages.
OUR MISSION: We Guide Learning. Live What We Teach. Nurture Respect For Nature and Thrive Outdoors.
At the Wildcat Glades we strive to protect and plant those species of plants that have proven to coexist with the regional ecosystem.
To date, 163 species have been recorded in the area.
Everything you need to take your Wildcat Glades experience home with you!
When you become a member of the Wildcat Glades Audubon Center, you are protecting our great natural heritage and ensuring the Center will stay in the Four State Area for years to come.
Your generous gift helps support our mission of reconnecting kids with nature while conserving and restoring crucial bird and wildlife habitat along the banks of Shoal Creek.
Begin your Wildcat Glades journey today by submitting a volunteer application, so we can know your time and talents and work with you to find the perfect fit.