Mosquito Hill Nature Center

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Welcome!

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)

The nature center's hiking trails are closed during the gun deer hunting season:
Saturday, November 17 - Sunday, November 25
Thursday, December 6 - Sunday, December 9 (antlerless hunt)
Hunting is NOT permitted on the nature center property but is on surrounding private properties.
 

 

WHAT'S GOING ON AT MOSQUITO HILL NATURE CENTER:

Memory Cafe'
Wednesday, November 14
1:30-3:00 PM 
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We are grateful for many things here at the nature center. The afternoon will be spent creating special gifts to express your own gratitude. It can be a gift for someone else, or just for you. As always, we'll throw in some fun, music, and conversation. 

Memory Cafés are for those experiencing early stage dementia, mild memory loss or cognitive impairment, and for family and friends of those affected. It’s a great opportunity for lively discussions, information gathering, refreshments, camaraderie, and lots of creative fun thrown in.

Hand-made Holiday: Make & Take for Adults!
Friday, November 30
6:30 – 9:30 PM
make and take adults bannerHere’s the perfect event to gather your girlfriends and spend a relaxing evening getting into the holiday spirit. You’ll make three gifts with the help of our volunteers and staff while enjoying hot appetizers and a glass of wine or mulled cider.

Cost: $40/person
Registration and payment due November 20.
Holiday Make & Take for Kids
Saturday, December 8
9:00 – 11:00 AM or
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Make and Take
You won’t want your kids to miss this one! They’ll make eight unique gifts and wrap them with the assistance of our volunteer team. Voila! Your child’s holiday shopping is complete. This event is most appropriate for 4 – 12 year olds. No one younger than 4 years, please.

Cost: $15/child
Registration and payment due November 30.

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

Owl Cam at The Feather Rehabilitation Center 

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