Only 3.8 Miles from
Scottsbluff Monument!

The Mission of RDC: To inspire a sense of awe and stewardship for the natural world by supporting conservation, education, discovery and recreation.
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RDC Fans: All Learning Labs (Thurs. & Fri.) have been postponed until after Field Trip Season. Thanks!

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It’s the perfect day to hang out at the zoo. Don’t forget your light jacket!

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Lil Explorers 🧭 had a great time learning about Bears . A huge thank you to Beth and Catherine!!

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Today’s Little Explorers class starts at 10am and the kiddos will be learning about Bears!

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Happy Earth Day! Join us this Saturday from noon to 3 for our Party for the Planet event

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Ages 2 – 4: $3.00

Ages 5 through 12: $5.00

Ages 13 through 64: $8.00

Seniors (65+): $5.50

Discounts available for Public Schools and Groups of 20 or More



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November through April:

10:00 am through 4:00 pm

May through October:

9:30 am through 4:30 pm

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Our Address:

1600 South Beltline Hwy West

Scottsbluff, NE 69361

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