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, an 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:

Yoga Basics I
Tuesdays, September 5, 12, 19 
& 26
6:00 – 7:00 PM
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Are you new to yoga? These classes are for the true beginner or someone that wants a slower, gentler practice. We will focus on proper alignment and breathing techniques and use props like straps, blocks and the wall to help ease into and hold poses. Open to everyone with the ability to move through seated, standing, kneeling and reclined positions. Please bring a yoga mat, towel and water. We have a very limited supply of mats and yoga props (blocks/straps).

Cost: $25 for all 4 classes or $8/class
Advance registration appreciated, but walk-ins also welcome.

Third Thursday Lecture Series: History of the Hill
September 21
9:30 – 11:00 AM
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Director, Mike Hibbard, will discuss interesting geologic features of Mosquito Hill as well as some fascinating events that have taken place on the hill over the years.

Cost: $6/adults, $4/students, seniors, FOMH


Fall FUNdraiser
September 30
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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*Oshkosh Rhythm Institute Drum Circle: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
*The Three Handsomes Jazz Trio: 1:00 to 3:00 PM
*Fun back-yard games
*Naturalist-led walk: 2:00 PM
*Concessions for sale by Hillbilly Bob’s Bar-B-Q of New London
*Mosquito Hill raffle drawing at 3:00 PM

All proceeds from the event and raffle go toward the Friends of Mosquito Hill Capital
Campaign projects and volunteer programs at Mosquito Hill.

Admission: $5/person
Call the nature center for more information, (920) 779-6433. 

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

Owl Cam at The Feather Rehabilitation Center 

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