Beaver Creek - Connecting People With Nature

SUMMER CAMPS

Earth Detectives, Ages 9-11
June 23 - 27

Sprouts, Ages 7-8
June 23 - 27

Nature Nuts, Ages 5-6
June 23 - 27

Geology Underground
July 8

Fly Fishing Clinic for Kids
July 9

Nature Girls Camp
July 14 - 17

Adventures in Geocaching - First Session
July 22

Half Moon Lake Encounter - Morning Camp
July 23

Half Moon Lake Encounter - Afternoon Camp
July 23

Adventures in Geocaching - Second Session
July 24

Wonders of Butterflies Camp - 9 to 12 year olds
August 4 - 6

Budding Butterflies - 5 to 7 years old
August 7

On the Tail of a Glacier
August 14

Our camps are filling up fast, so please call to see if the camp is full to be added to the waiting list.

[ Register and learn more about each of the summer camps. ]

[ Learn more about summer camp scholarships. ]

ANNUAL EVENTS

Spring SciPie Fest
April 26

Booya & Fall Festival
October 4

Silent Auction & Annual Meeting
November 9

French Toast Breakfast
February 1

Current Programs

Take advantage of the many opportunities throughout the year to connect with nature at Beaver Creek Reserve. Enjoy hands-on nature classes, special events, and presentations about the many facets of our environment and how to take care of our fragile planet. Visit this site often to see what is happening at the Reserve.

Cancellations require a 48-hour notice prior to the class date to receive a full refund, less a 10 percent administrate fee per program.

Upcoming Programs

Family Adventures in Geocaching
April 19 | 9:30 am until 12 pm | Wise Nature Center
$10 per family for Friends, $10 per family for Nonmembers

Frog Fest
April 22 | 7 until 8:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends Adult, $3 for Friends Child, $15 for Friends Family, $8 Adults for Nonmembers, $4 Child for Nonmembers, $20 for Nonmembers Family

22 spots available.

Phenology Hike for Elder Explorers
April 24 | 9:30 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

Only 5 spots available.

SciPie Fest - Come for the Pie and Find Out Why!
April 26 | 8:30 am until 12:30 pm | Main Lodge
$6 for Adult Breakfast Ticket, $3 for Child Breakfast Ticket (2-15 yrs old)

Grassland Bird Monitoring in the Lower Chippewa River Training
April 26 | 1 until 2:30 pm | Citizen Science Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

14 spots available.

NEW! Birding State Natural Areas Training
April 26 | 1 until 2:30 pm | Citizen Science Center
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

14 spots available.

NEW! Moss: Unique, Ancient and Diverse
April 27 | 2 until 4 pm | Citizen Science Center
Free for Friends, $3 for Nonmembers

Bird Hike - Carson Park, Braun's Bay
May 3 | 6:30 until 7:30 am | Carson Park - Braun's Bay
Free for Friends, Free for Nonmembers

Mat Cutting 101
May 3 | 1:30 until 3:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$6 for Friends, $9 for Nonmembers

15 spots available.

Gentle Yoga Classes
May 5 - June 2 | 6 until 7:15 pm | Wise Nature Center
$32 for Friends, $40 for Nonmembers, $10 for Drop in

Mat Cutting 101
May 5 | 6:30 until 8:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$6 for Friends, $9 for Nonmembers

19 spots available.

Spring Wildflower Walk
May 8 | 5:30 until 7:30 pm | UW-Eau Claire, Putnam Park
$5 for Friends, $8 for Nonmembers

16 spots available.

Bird Hike - Chippewa County Riverview Reserve
May 10 | 6:30 until 9:30 am | Chippewa County Riverview Reserve
Free for Friends, Free for Nonmembers

17 spots available.

Native Plant Sale
May 10 | 8:30 am until 1 pm | Wise Nature Center

Braided Top Basket - Afternoon Session
May 12 | 1 until 5 pm | Wise Nature Center
$35 for Friends, $40 for Nonmembers

17 spots available.

Braided Top Basket - Evening Session
May 12 | 5:30 until 9:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$35 for Friends, $40 for Nonmembers

20 spots available.

Phenology Hike for Elder Explorers
May 15 | 9:30 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

12 spots available.

Bird Hike - Beaver Creek Reserve
May 17 | 6:30 pm until 7:30 am | Wise Nature Center
Free for Friends, Free for Nonmembers

Phenology Hike for Elder Explorers
June 6 | 9:30 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

12 spots available.

Prospecting for Gold
June 7 | 9 am until 12 pm | Wise Nature Center
$5 for Friends Adult, $3 for Friends Child, $8 for Nonmember Adult, $4 for Nonmember Child

7 spots available.

NEW! Learning about Dragonflies from Experts
June 11 | 9 am until 5 pm | Citizen Science Center
Free for Friends, $3 for Nonmembers

13 spots available.

NEW! Learning about Dragonflies from Experts
June 12 | 9 am until 5 pm | Citizen Science Center
Free for Friends, $3 for Nonmembers

15 spots available.

Silverware Carrier Basket - Afternoon Session
June 16 | 1 until 5 pm | Wise Nature Center
$30 for Friends, $35 for Nonmembers

19 spots available.

Silverware Carrier Basket - Evening Session
June 16 | 5:30 until 9:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$30 for Friends, $35 for Nonmembers

20 spots available.

Tiffany Bottoms Wetland Train Ride
September 6 | 1 until 5 pm | Meet at the Tiffany Wildlife Area Parking Lot
$25 for Friends, $35 for Nonmembers

71 spots available.

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CITIZEN SCIENCE

Lend a hand to environmental scientists. Choose a research project that's interesting to you.

GO STAR GAZING

See the moon, planets, and galaxies to 150 times larger than with just your naked eye!