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)
Mosquito Hill Nature Center
Saturday, August 27
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Join us at Mosquito Hill Nature Center as Linda Vander
Heyden shares her debut picture book, Mr. McGinty's Monarchs. With
themes of friendship, environmentalism and teamwork, Mr. McGinty's
Monarchs is sure to find a place among your favorites! Books will be
available for purchase and signing.
For more information about Linda and Mr. McGinty's Monarchs,
please visit her website: http://www.lindavanderheyden.com/ (Upcoming
|Fall Bird Hike
Saturday, September 3,
7:30 – 10:00 AM
Take an early morning walk with us as we catch a glimpse of our favorite summer birds before they take off for their winter homes. Bring your binoculars or borrow a pair of ours. Nature center staff and expert birding volunteers lead these hikes and are great resources for those new to bird watching.
Wednesday, September 14
The bees are busy in the warm days of fall, and we'll have a chance to learn all about them from a local beekeeper. Our indoor and outdoor hives provide a close-up view of all the happenings. Join us as we laugh, learn, and taste some honey-sweets!
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.
Leave No Family Inside • Northeast Wisconsin Birding Club • Northeast Wisconsin Stargazers • The Feather •
Owl Cam at The Feather Rehabilitation Center
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