Mosquito Hill Nature Center

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The Mosquito Hill Nature Center is open year round with both indoor and outdoor opportunities on 430 acres adjacent to the Wolf River. Inside are natural history exhibits, hands-on displays, a gift shop, themed classrooms, meeting rooms, and a library. Find things to do on the event calendar. There are also various school programs available for any grade level.

The location of the facility is just east of New London, Wisconsin in Outagamie County.


Trail System

trail system for hiking or walking includes three miles of developed trails with a loop to scenic vistas on one of the highest elevation points in the area. The All People’s Trail provides a .6 mile of paved trail for wheelchair access. When the snow season arrives, one un-groomed cross-country skiing trail and five miles of snowshoe trails can provide winter enjoyment.

Trail Maps: Trail Map Brochure (pdf) • Cross Country Ski Map (pdf) • Snowshoe Trails Map (pdf)

 

WHAT'S GOING ON AT MOSQUITO HILL NATURE CENTER:

 The Buzz about Bees
Saturday, July 28
9:00 – 10:30 AMhoney beeOnce you know more about honeybees and their complex social life, you can start to appreciate them for the gentle creatures they are. We’ll look at the indoor honeybee hive and visit the outdoor hives to gain a better understanding of these winged wonders. We’ll also spend time learning about wasps and hornets and how they differ from bees. This program is planned for parents and younger children, but anyone is welcome.

Cost: $6/adults, $4/students, seniors, FOMH
Registration and payment are due July 24.

Elk and Mule Deer Hunting in Colorado
Saturday, August 11
1:00 – 3:00 PMelkSteve and Kim Jordan, New London, will share their experiences hunting in Colorado, including how to choose an outfitter if you decide not to hunt on your own. Points to consider are the type of hunting you want to do, whether you want to travel by horseback or not, how to get tags, and finding a reputable outfitter.

Cost: $6/person, $4/students, seniors, FOMH
Registration and payment due August 4.
View the Perseid Meteor Shower
Saturday, August 11
8:00 PM – Midnight
meteor shower
The Northeast Wisconsin Stargazers group (NEWSTAR) will have their eyes on the skies as the Perseid meteor showers make their annual showing. A short indoor presentation will help you understand the phenomena. Then we’ll head outside.Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and gaze up at the night sky in wonder.

Cost: $6/person, $4/students, seniors, FOMH
Registration and payment due August 4.

Leave No Family Inside • Northeast Wisconsin Birding ClubNortheast Wisconsin Stargazers • The Feather

Owl Cam at The Feather Rehabilitation Center 

"Friends of Mosquito Hill" logo

 Mosquito Hill Endurance Run logo 2018
October 27 & 28, 2018

 "Green Apple Fold Music Society" logo
"No Child Left Inside" logo

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