Kanza Southwind Nature Preserve and Community Spaces

Looking for apartments near Kanza Southwind Nature Preserve? Ironwood Court offers one- and two-bedroom floor plans with updated amenities just minutes from this incredible local greenspace. With garden-style tubs, nine-foot ceilings, and private patios and balconies, charging up to explore the outdoor spaces near your home will be easy and there are lots of opportunities for adventure just minutes from home! No matter what your interests are, there’s something to enjoy outdoors near our Lawrence, KS apartments.

Just six minutes from your front door lies Kanza Southwind Nature Preserve. This 18-acre nature preserve features a pond and numerous native grasses, which were designed into the site before the city donated it. The onsite pond is stocked with fish and features a goose nesting space in the center while the rest of the acreage offers a variety of trails. The preserve got its name through a contest held at local schools and it represents a Native American tribe that once inhabited the space. Kanza Southwind Nature Preserve offers a beautiful outdoor space for the residents of Lawrence to enjoy all year.

Also convenient to our apartments near Kanza Southwind Nature Preserve is Pat Dawson Billings Nature Area. This park, described as a prairie oasis, is located in a floodplain area. The nature preserve contains several ponds where visitors can enjoy viewing waterfowl and fishing. The ponds are stocked with bluegill, channel catfish and, occasionally, bass. In addition, the area is home to several native grasses and plants that visitors can enjoy while on the grounds.

When you’re done exploring and return to our apartments near Kanza Southwind Nature Preserve, you’ll enjoy a host of on-site amenities that will keep you happy, healthy, and entertained. Ironwood Court features a sparkling swimming pool, community clubhouse with free wifi, and 24-hour fitness center.

If you’d like to learn more about Ironwood Court, or to schedule a tour, contact us today!