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.
A 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.
WHAT'S GOING ON AT MOSQUITO HILL NATURE CENTER:
Winter Family Fun Day
Saturday, January 20
12:00 – 3:00 PM
Join us for some family-friendly activities at our annual fun day in the snow. Participate in the exciting Family Olympics games for fun and prizes. Play a round of human foosball. Young children will enjoy making a winter craft and everyone will like the live raptors and dogsled dogs. Warm yourself by the campfire and roast some marshmallows. Hot food and beverages will be for sale.
|Weave an Adirondack Basket
Saturday & Sunday,
February 10 & 11
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Weave your own basket of the Adirondack Mountains: a pack traditionally used for wilderness hunting, fishing and trapping. All materials, including cotton straps, and instruction are provided by Jeni Mursau, Woven Blessings Basketry. A selection of stains may be purchased to stain on your own.
Registration and payment due February 1.
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