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

Guided Forest Therapy Walk

“Nature can bring you to stillness, that is its gift to you.” – Eckhart Tolle The campus communitiy is invited to take a study break and experience a guided...

12/6 2pm
Rice Creek Ramble

A free naturalist-led trail walk allows visitors to learn about the natural wonders of Rice Creek. Come dressed for the weather and tick prevention....

12/7 11am
Holiday Crafting: German Apple Santas (Apfelmännchen)

Participants will make German Apple Santas (Apfelmännchen) and Homemade Wrapping Paper with local guest Heike Koenig. Heike will share the story of this...

12/7 1pm
Forest-facing classroom

Enjoy one of Rice Creek's classrooms (overlooking the pond and forest) as a quiet study space. As a study break, students can walk or hike on our trails, or...

12/9 8:30am
Forest-facing classroom

Enjoy one of Rice Creek's classrooms (overlooking the pond and forest) as a quiet study space. As a study break, students can walk or hike on our trails, or...

12/10 8:30am

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Himanshu Garg

Himanshu Garg posted a photo 6/22/2019

Rice Creek Field Station

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