Praire Waters
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Mission Statement

The purpose of the Prairie Waters Education and Research Center is to provide environmental education and research opportunities for students, teachers and professionals in North Dakota.

Location

The Center is located in the former Kathryn School in Kathryn, North Dakota, approximately 20 miles South of Valley City.

Directions from the North -- I-94

  • Take Exit 292
  • Travel South on Barnes County Road 21 (117th Ave)--17 miles to Kathryn
  • Turn left (east) at the city of Kathryn - Barnes County Road 38
  • Drive thru Kathryn on 1st Ave
  • The road will curve and become gravel, continue another 1/4 mile outside of Kathryn. Prairie Waters is on the right side of the road.

Directions from the South -- ND Highway 46

  • Turn North onto Barnes County Road 21 (118th Ave)--4 miles to Kathryn
  • Turn right (east) toward Kathryn on Barnes County Road 38
  • Drive thru Kathryn on 1st Ave.
  • The road will curve and become gravel, continue another 1/4 mile outside of Kathryn. Prairie Waters is on the right side of the road.
Prairie Waters Location