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.
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.
Trail Maps: Trail Map Brochure (pdf) • Cross Country Ski Map (pdf) • Snowshoe Trails Map (pdf)
|Yoga for the Curious
Tuesdays, February 21
6:00 – 7:00 PM
Unsure of the difference between a Downward Facing Dog and
Chicago-style hotdog? While one in three Americans has tried yoga, this
class is for the other two-thirds. We’ll dispel the myths about yoga,
learn to breathe, and practice gentle poses to make you feel amazing!
Bring a yoga mat (only a few will be available), a water bottle and a
sense of adventure.
| Basket Making Workshop: Casserole Basket
Sunday, February 26
11:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Weave a versatile basket that has beauty and purpose. This
9” x 13” piece features a solid wooden base to hold your hot casserole
after it comes out of the oven. It works as a trivet while matching your
kitchen/dining décor. Add removable leather handles at no additional
cost. No previous experience is required; all materials and instruction
will be provided by Jeni Mursau from Woven Blessings Basketry. Optional
staining and ceramic and wood embellishments will be available for a
This class is full.
| Pruning Basics: Preparing Plants for a New Year
Saturday, March 4
1:00 – 3:00 PM
This class will cover the basics of pruning trees and shrubs typically found in yards. Discussion of timing, tools and techniques will be covered to help you improve the health of your plants. Gain confidence in proper removal of branches and learn to prune with a purpose. Bring clear photos from different angles of your difficult pruning projects and get practical advice.
Cost: $6/person, $4/students, seniors, FOMH
Registration and payment due March 1.
Leave No Family Inside • Northeast Wisconsin Birding Club • Northeast Wisconsin Stargazers • The Feather •
Owl Cam at The Feather Rehabilitation Center
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