Come out to Upham Woods to experience a day full of fun! Sign up for a guided activity or explore the property on your own. We hope to see you here!
N194 County Rd N
Wisconsin Dells, WI
Date: Saturday April 22, 2023
Time: 10 am- 2:00 pm
Sign-up encouraged, but not required: Sign-up to attend Upham Woods Earth Day!
Earth Day Community Day Schedule:
You may stop-in for any of these activities throughout the event.
- Bird watching station
- What birds can you find at Upham Woods? Stop by our bird-watching station to check out binoculars to use while you explore.
- Self-guided Hike
- Explore Upham Woods mainland trails and use iNaturalist to record all your new discoveries!
- Meet our reptiles
- Come meet our painted turtles, box turtles and milk snake!
- Pollinator seed planting station
- Help us get our pollinator garden started for the year! You also be able to bring some seed starts home to start your own garden.
- Trail building: 10:15- 11:45 am
- Help us build new trail toward our South beach!
- Note: This activity is strenuous and requires walking about 1/2 and up a staircase. Recommended age 12+.
- Trail Clearing: 11:00-12:00
- Help us prepare our mainland trails for a summer of hiking!
- This activity will be a little bit easier than trail building. Use loppers, rakes and your hands to get trails ready for the summer! Recommended age 8+.
- Guided Blackhawk Island Hike: 12:30-2:00 pm
- Spend the afternoon exploring Blackhawk Island with one of our naturalists, learning about the local environment and cultural history.
- Children’s Story and Craft time: 1:00-1:45 pm
- We cant celebrate Earth day without bugs! Ready a picture book with a naturalist and then make your very own bug hotel. Recommended age 2-8 but all are welcome!
If you need an accommodation to attend this event, please contact Johanna Desprez by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 608-254-6461. Johanna can also answer general event questions. Please contact us if you can no longer come so we can remove you from this list.