EXPLORE, EXPERIENCE & LEARN AT BEAVER CREEK RESERVE
With more than 400 acres of diverse habitat including upland woods, river bottom forests, wetlands, and savannah areas, Beaver Creek Reserve is home to a multitude of flora and fauna. Our nature reserve is bordered by the Eau Claire River and two trout streams that run through the property.
Explore the rich, natural diversity of Wisconsin's Chippewa Valley at Beaver Creek Reserve.LEARN MORE
HOURS & FEES
Members of Beaver Creek: Free
Nonmember: $3 trail fee for adults
$1 trail fee for children (15 and under)
The Wise Nature Center is your starting point for exploring the reserve.
April - November
Mon- Sat: 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Sun: Noon-4:00 pm
Imagine the moon, planets, and galaxies appearing larger and brighter than when seen by the naked eye!
Open on clear Saturday nights: May - October
VIEW OBSERVATORY TIMES
Walk among and interact with a variety of Wisconsin's native butterflies in their natural environment.
Open Jul 5 - Sep 4
Mon - Sat: 11:00 am-3:00 pm and Sun: Noon-3:00 pm
SEE WHAT OUR NATURE RESERVE HAS TO OFFER
Take advantage of all that our Wisconsin nature reserve has to offer. Enjoy the many different events and activities each season brings.
Beaver Creek ReserveVIEW DRIVING DIRECTIONS
S1 County Road K
Fall Creek, WI 54742
RENT OUR FACILITY FOR YOUR NEXT EVENT
Get the whole crew together to celebrate a milestone at Beaver Creek Reserve. Whether you stay for an afternoon or overnight, the nature reserve has tons of stuff for all ages.
Contact us to plan your next:
- Field Trip
- Business or Group Meeting
- Corporate or Private Retreat
- Day or Overnight Camp
- Group Tours or Equipment Rentals
- Wedding or Banquet
UPCOMING PROGRAMS & EVENTS
October 17 | 5 until 9:00 pm
Basket Weaving - Antique Candy JarMORE INFORMATION
October 17 | 7 until 8:30 pm
Fantastic FalconsMORE INFORMATION
October 21 | 8 until 11:00 pm
Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series and Public ViewingMORE INFORMATION
October 23 | 6 until 7:15 pm
Gentle Yoga Fall/Winter Class 7MORE INFORMATION
November 3 | 12 until 10:00 pm
Celebrate the Chippewa River Conference and BCR Annual MeetingMORE INFORMATION
November 4 | 10 until 11:00 am
Black Bears of WisconsinMORE INFORMATION
November 6 | 6 until 7:15 pm
Gentle Yoga Fall/Winter Class 9MORE INFORMATION
November 13 | 6 until 7:15 pm
Gentle Yoga Fall/Winter Class 10MORE INFORMATION
WAYS TO ENJOY BEAVER CREEK IN
- Celebrate the Chippewa River
- Fall Foliage Tour by Foot
- Become A Member!
- Take A Class
- View the 2017 Photo Contest Display
Celebrate the Chippewa River
November 3rd, Davies Center at UWEC
Enjoy a day of learning all about one of our single greatest local natural resources. Then roll into an evening dinner that includes the Beaver Creek Reserve Annual Meeting and Special Guest Keynote Speaker, Max Finkelstein.View Details
Fall Foliage Tour by Foot
Sure you can drive and see the fall colors, but what about immersing yourself in the changing landscape, all while getting a little exercise? See our hours and directions.
Photo Credit: Ruth ForsgrenView Hours
Become A Member!
Now is a great time to become a member and receive our full-color Nature Calendar Free. Plus a whole bunch of other benefits.Learn More
Take A Class
Fall is all about back to school! Why not try out a class at Beaver Creek Reserve. Fall topics include, basket weaving, geocaching, falcons and black bears.View Calendar
View the 2017 Photo Contest Display
Starting at the end of September through November the 2017 photo contest entries and winners will be on display. Vote for your favorite in the Viewer’s Choice category!
Photo Credit: Erik HueblerLearn More
At Beaver Creek Reserve, we Connect People with Nature. Through involvement with our organization, youth and families take part in numerous activities that expose them the vast natural world around us. Check the links below to learn more about how you and your family can become involved at the reserve.