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February 15, 2013

What’s Happening at Wolfe Creek Preserve in February?

Since we’re closed in January and February, we thought it would be fun to write a series of blog posts letting you know what we’re up to. Every year we close for two months in order to zip through a huge checklist of items that we have in order to make the upcoming year the best possible. Last month we talked to Brooke who shared some information about the Wolfe Creek Station store with us; in January we successfully rearranged […]
February 6, 2013

Wolfe Creek Wednesday: Nature Preserve

We’re starting a new series on our blog called “Wolfe Creek Wednesday”. Each Wednesday, we’ll be posting a fun fact, story, or a newsworthy piece of information about Wolfe Creek Preserve that we think you’ll find interesting! Although we’re best known for our world-class zipline course, our beautiful facility is also home to an array of indoor and outdoor activities, rich history, and a natural setting that we take great care to protect. We’re excited to have you join us […]
February 1, 2013

Getting to Know Wolfe Creek Preserve: Everest

A daunting climb both physically and mentally, Mount Everest has inspired and challenged people from around the world, including Eli Wolfe. In this last installment of “Getting to Know Wolfe Creek Preserve,” we’re focusing on Everest tower, the tallest tower at our facility that stretches 100 feet above the ground. While standing on top of this tower, you’ll experience breathtaking views of the surrounding Ozark Mountains and a gorgeous sunset over far-off hills if you zipline close to dusk. The […]
January 30, 2013

Wolfe Creek Wednesday: Themed Zipline Course

We’re starting a new series on our blog called “Wolfe Creek Wednesday”. Each Wednesday, we’ll be posting a fun fact, story, or a newsworthy piece of information about Wolfe Creek Preserve that we think you’ll find interesting! Although we’re best known for our world-class zipline course, our beautiful facility is also home to an array of indoor and outdoor activities, rich history, and a natural setting that we take great care to protect. We’re excited to have you join us […]
January 25, 2013

Getting to Know Wolfe Creek Preserve: Watering Hole Tower

This post is the next installment in our “Getting to Know Wolfe Creek Preserve” series, which takes you through the story that inspired our zipline course. After zipping off the shortest tower in our course, Stump, you’ll land safely at the Watering Hole Tower. In case you missed last week, we explained that the Wolfe family, who originally owned this land, came to this beautiful property and settled after a whirlwind of adventure involving emigration from Austria, a successful run […]
January 18, 2013

Getting to Know Wolfe Creek Preserve: Stump Tower

While perusing our blog, you may have noticed that we have a series of posts entitled “Getting to Know Wolfe Creek Preserve”. The history of this land means a lot to us, which is why we’re taking the time to share the story of each landmark on the zipline course with you. In addition to protecting and preserving the land through conservation efforts and our forest management plan, we love sharing the significance of this place with visitors on a […]
January 12, 2013

What’s Happening in January at Wolfe Creek Preserve?

All of us here at Wolfe Creek Preserve hope that you had a memorable holiday season full of family and fun! We loved being a part of the season for everyone who came out and ziplined with us in November and December; families, couples, and groups of friends had a blast bundling up and zipping through the bare trees around them because it gave them a chance to see wildlife and warm up with a cup of cozy hot chocolate […]
December 26, 2012

Soar into the New Year at Wolfe Creek Preserve!

By now you’ve probably picked up the last scrap of wrapping paper from the floor, carefully stored all your ornaments, and are looking forward to the new year. So are we! For many, the new year often means a list of resolutions, and the chance for a fresh start. In January, we’ll be shopping for merchandise to add to our store and in February, we give our zipline a fresh start by replacing the cables in order to keep our […]
December 22, 2012

Gift Guide: For the Family

Here at Wolfe Creek Preserve, we’re always advocating for an interactive, fun, family-oriented adventure. Christmas shopping is no exception! The following blog post is part of a larger series where we are featuring incredible, unique, and affordable Christmas gifts for everyone on your lists! Forget aching feet, searching through dozens of stores, and stressful shopping this year; come on out to Wolfe Creek Preserve and we’ll help you shop for the perfect Christmas gift in our one-stop-shop. You’ll find the […]
December 21, 2012

Gift Guide: For the Railroad Enthusiast

Here at Wolfe Creek Preserve, we’re always advocating for an interactive, fun, family-oriented adventure. Christmas shopping is no exception! The following blog post is part of a larger series where we are featuring incredible, unique, and affordable Christmas gifts for everyone on your lists! Forget aching feet, searching through dozens of stores, and stressful shopping this year; come on out to Wolfe Creek Preserve and we’ll help you shop for the perfect Christmas gift in our one-stop-shop. You’ll find the […]