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

snowy trail

Come and enjoy some time in nature! Rice Creek Field Station has 5 miles of hiking trails that skirt ponds, wetlands, and woodlands. Our trails are open from...

1/18
Snowy scene of the field station, with title "Celebrate Snow"

A family-friendly festival celebrating snow at Rice Creek Field Station! Part of winter Cruisin' the Campus. 10:00 am until noon: Face painting by Leanna...

1/18 9am
Winter birds citizen science

Drop in Saturdays between 9 am and 3 pm and spend a few minutes watching birds and recording what you see from the comfort of the field station building. A...

1/18 9am
snowy trail

Come and enjoy some time in nature! Rice Creek Field Station has 5 miles of hiking trails that skirt ponds, wetlands, and woodlands. Our trails are open from...

1/19
Winter birds citizen science

Drop in Saturdays between 9 am and 3 pm and spend a few minutes watching birds and recording what you see from the comfort of the field station building. A...

1/25 9am

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