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
March 26 | 6 until 7:15 pm
Gentle YogaMORE INFORMATION
April 12 | 8 until 12:30 pm
Bird Banding 101MORE INFORMATION
April 12 | 6 until 9:30 pm
Yuri's night at Hobbs ObservatoryMORE INFORMATION
April 16 | 6 until 7:15 pm
Gentle YogaMORE INFORMATION
WAYS TO ENJOY BEAVER CREEK IN
- Hit the Trails by Candlelight
- Get Frosty!
- Learn about Trees and Animals in Winter
- Snowshoe or Cross-Country Ski
- Support Your Resolutions
Hit the Trails by Candlelight
Our popular candlelight snowshoe hikes are scheduled for January 5th and February 2nd. Each night has an early and a late shift. Reserve snowshoes in advance or bring your own. After hitting the trails enjoy a warm fire and hot chocolate. The short course is perfect for all ages.View Details
The Frosty Frolic is back for a second year! Come out on January 20th for a full day of snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, crafts and projects for all ages, dogsledding, food truck, warm fires, hot cocoa and snacks, dogsledding and much more!View Details
Learn about Trees and Animals in Winter
Come to our Tree and Shrub ID in Winter on Saturday, February 3rd (adult learners) or our Winter Tracking for Kids on Saturday, February 17th.
Snowshoe or Cross-Country Ski
Did you know we rent snowshoes and cross-country skis for only $3 per pair? Call our office to make sure our trails are ready at 715-877-2212. Equipment can be rented from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. M-Sat. and 12 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Sun.View Details
Support Your Resolutions
Whether your New Year’s resolutions involve being more active, getting healthy, taking more time for yourself or giving back - Beaver Creek Reserve can help you meet those resolutions! It all starts with an affordable membership.Learn 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.