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Wolsing Trails Nature Preserve


Wolsing Trails Nature Preserve Map (PDF)

Other Link Kenton Conservancy Website
Wolsing Trails is a 42-acre property on both sides of the Banklick Creek in Independence, Kentucky. This land was donated for conservation by Mr. George Wolsing in 2006 and is maintained by the Kenton Conservancy.


  • Abundant spring wildflowers
  • Bluebird nesting boxes
  • Gravel parking lot
  • Level, mowed walking trails (3) - Two are off the parking lot on Webster Road; the third, longer trail runs below Meadow Glen development and parallel to the stream (presently it can only be accessed via the stone crossing when Banklick Creek is low)
  • Tree trail identifies 19 different species of trees
  • Wetland with ecological habitat and on-site water retention


Habitat types include:
  • Emerging forest
  • Meadow
  • Stream
  • Wetland


For directions and more information, visit the Kenton Conservancy website. Please note that problems with GPS directions have been reported due to Webster Road being on both sides of Banklick Creek.