James Nance Woods

County: Shelby
Ownership: Grand Prairie Friends
Dedication: 2004
Size: 14 Acres
Steward: Jim Payne

This 14-acre upland woods west of Neoga, was donated to GPF in 2004 by Jean Nance. Jean was one of the early and active members of GPF. The woods are characterized by red and black oaks as well as a nice showing of spring wildflowers.

How to get there: From the town of Neoga, take 6th Street west (Trowbridge Road) and continue 2.2 miles to Shelby County Road 3425E, turn right and go 0.9 mile past two "S" curves to the woods on the right. Parking is along the road. Walk into Nance Woods from there.

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