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Nest Box Hike, Marsh Haven Nature Center. Trip leader Renee Wahlen.

Marsh Haven Nature Center W10145 Wisconsin 49, Waupun, WI

Nest Box Hike at Marsh Haven Nature Center (Outside – limit 10 people) Join Marsh Haven Nature Center director, Renee Wahlen, as we hike the nest box trail. This easy hike will include frequent stops to monitor the 40+ nest boxes at Marsh Haven. We will record our discoveries and learn more about what birds […]

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Birding Ziegler Park, Mayville. Price $15. Trip leader: Jeff Bahls

Ziegler Park 800 Kekoskee Street, Mayville, WI

Since “discovering” this 70-acre gem, it has been a superstar throughout the Horicon Marsh Bird Festival (154 species e-Birded here).  Ziegler Park has 72.3 acres of parkland; most of it is mature wooded forest along the east branch of the Rock River with a 1.5-mile nature trail. This Mayville City Park is a great spot […]

$15

Birding the Marsh Haven Nature Center Trails. Price $15. Trip leader: Rick Vant Hoff.

Marsh Haven Nature Center W10145 Wisconsin 49, Waupun, WI

The hike at Marsh Haven Nature Center consists of three different trails; a wetland trail, a prairie trail and a woodland trail, with no trail longer than ½ mile.  Common birds in the area are Eastern Bluebirds, swallows, a variety of sparrows, hawks, Sandhill Cranes and more.  The spring season holds potential for spotting a […]

$15

Birding by Bike. Price $15. Meet at Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center. Trip leader Matt Herzmann.

Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center N7725 Highway 28, Horicon, WI

Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center. Available Spaces: 15. Bigby (Big, green, bird year).  Green birding is birding done without the use of fossil fuels and/or the internal combustion engine. Green birders are self-propelled birders, e.g., walking, riding a bicycle, paddling a canoe or kayak, or using skis or snowshoes. Join Dodge County’s Breeding Bird Atlas […]

$15

Birding Ziegler Park, Mayville. Price $15. Trip leader: Jeff Bahls

Ziegler Park 800 Kekoskee Street, Mayville, WI

Since “discovering” this 70-acre gem, it has been a superstar throughout the Horicon Marsh Bird Festival (154 species e-Birded here).  Ziegler Park has 72.3 acres of parkland; most of it is mature wooded forest along the east branch of the Rock River with a 1.5-mile nature trail. This Mayville City Park is a great spot […]

$15

Northern Road Birding. Price $15. Trip Leader: Jeff Bahls.

Located on the edge of Horicon Marsh State Wildlife Area. Northern Rd cuts through a hardwood forest, a native grassland and ends at the Redhead Impoundment. We will walk along the gravel road seeking woodland birds and a short walk out into the grasslands in search of Bobolinks and Henslows Sparrows. Lastly, we’ll bird along […]

$15

Ledge Park. Price $15. Trip leader: Jeff Bahls

Ledge park is part of the Dodge County Park system.  Ledge Park (82 acres) lies along the Niagara Escarpment, a natural rock ledge which divides the park into upper and lower areas and provides a breathtaking overlook of the famous Horicon Marsh and surrounding countryside. The area is heavily wooded and located along the Niagara […]

$15

NEW! Waupun Boardwalk. Price $15 Trip leader: Rick Vant Hoff.

The hike on the Waupun boardwalk is 2/3 of a mile long and winds alongside the Rock River.  The boardwalk goes out to the river itself and through a woodland area.  With migration underway, there is the potential for spotting a wide variety of birds.  Meet at Edgewood Church and park in the south lot.  […]

$15