This 1/2 acre Outdoor Classroom provides the students and teachers of the Winterset Community Schools an instructional tool, set in a natural environment on the Elementary School campus, that is used to reinforce principles taught in the classroom at all grade levels.

Facilities & Features

  • Tall-Grass Prairie
  • Plantings of native shrubs, pines and hardwoods
  • Chimney Swift Nesting Tower


The Outdoor Classroom is located adjacent to the Winterset Elementary School on the corner of 4th Avenue and Summit.

911 Address: NA
GPS Coordinates (UTM @ park sign): X:414815 Y:4575928, UTM Zone 15