Rice Creek Field Station

Rice Creek Field Station, located to the south of SUNY Oswego’s campus, opened in 1966. Rice Creek is located on Thompson Road off of Route 104, about 1.5-miles from the college campus’ main entrance.

193 Thompson Road, Oswego, NY 13126

Upcoming Events

Trout lily

Join us Thursdays in April as we walk the trails at Rice Creek in search of spring ephemeral wildflowers, that will soon disappear when the trees leaf out...

4/2 10am
Trout lily

Join us Thursdays in April as we walk the trails at Rice Creek in search of spring ephemeral wildflowers, that will soon disappear when the trees leaf out...

4/9 10am
Trout lily

Let's celebrate springtime! Our naturalist will read children a special spring-themed story and then lead a related springtime craft activity. Free event...

4/11 1pm
Trout lily

Join us Thursdays in April as we walk the trails at Rice Creek in search of spring ephemeral wildflowers, that will soon disappear when the trees leaf out...

4/16 10am
Cardinal in hand

Have you ever seen a wild bird up close? SUNY Oswego Biology Professor Daniel Baldassarre is offering free public bird banding demonstrations at Rice Creek...

4/18 8am

Recent Events

Recent Activity

Himanshu Garg

Himanshu Garg posted a photo 6/22/2019

Rice Creek Field Station

Rice Creek Field Station posted a photo 4/23/2018