Carney Marsh

Carney Marsh
580 SE 54th Street
Ankeny, IA

A 43-acre area just south of Ankeny provides a unique urban setting for this native wetland prairie. Seasonal birding is a popular activity among marsh visitors. Cyclists can admire the marsh as they peddle by on the adjacent Gay Lea Wilson Trail.

  • Birding
    • Herons
    • Yellow-Headed & Red-Winged Blackbirds
    • Yellow-Throated Warblers
    • Various Waterfowl
  • Gay Lea Wilson Bike Trail

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Summer |6:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. | April 1 - October 31

Winter | Sunrise - Sunset | November 1 - March 31 

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