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Welcome!

The Mosquito Hill Nature Center is open year round with both indoor and outdoor opportunities on 441 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 is a paved trail (.6 mile one-way) for more accessible wheelchair access. When the snow season arrives, check out our three signed snowshoe trails, one which takes you to the top of Mosquito Hill.

No pets are permitted on the property.

WINTER TRAILS UPDATE
(as of February 11, 2020)

Upland snowshoe are snow-covered and in good condition. Snowshoe rental is available

All lowland forest trails are closed due to Wolf River flooding and unstable ice shelves.

Trail Maps: Trail Map Brochure (pdf)  • Snowshoe Trails Map (pdf)

 

WHAT'S COMING UP AT MOSQUITO HILL NATURE CENTER?
(Check out our full seasonal calendar by clicking on Events Calendar to the left.)

 

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TORCHLIGHT SNOWSHOE WALK

Saturday, February 15
6:30 to 9:00 PM

Enjoy a self-led tiki torch-lit excursion on our groomed snowshoe trails. Hot beverages will be served and all snowshoe equipment is provided. A $2 discount is available to participants who bring their own snowshoes.

$8/adults
$6/students, seniors, FOMH

Advance registration and payment are appreciated, especially if you need to rent snowshoes. Walk-ins are welcome

Please contact us at 920-779-6433 or email mary.swifka@outagamie.org to register. 

 

 

 

 

 Snowshoeing

SNOWSHOE AND DISCOVER

Saturday, February 22
1:00 - 3:00 PM

What better way to get out and enjoy our Wisconsin winters than to experience it on snowshoes! Join naturalist Jessica Miller as she guides you around the nature center property to learn the flora and fauna that survive the cold and snowy months in Northeast Wisconsin.

$6/person or $10/household
Registration and payment due February 19.


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YIN YOGA

Tuesdays, February 4, 11, 18, 25
6:00 – 7:00 PM

Yin yoga consists of a series of poses that work the connective tissues in the lower part of the body. These passive poses are held for up to five minutes with the aid of straps, blocks, bolsters and other yoga props. This is a slow-paced class appropriate for those with the ability to move through seated, standing, kneeling and reclined positions. The instructor is naturalist Jessica Miller, who is a certified yoga instructor.

$25/4-week class or $8/session

Pay in advance or walk-ins welcome.


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