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: $5 admission for adults
$3 for children (Age 15 and under, no charge for children under age 2)
The Wise Nature Center is your starting point for exploring the reserve.
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
January 25 | 9:00 until 4:00 pm
Timber Wolf Winter Ecology WorkshopMORE INFORMATION
January 25 | 9:30 until 12:00 pm
Tree and Shrub ID in WinterMORE INFORMATION
January 25 | 10:00 until 12:00 pm
Animal Signs Hike: Snowshoe EditionMORE INFORMATION
January 25 | 1:30 until 3:30 pm
Introduction to Snowshoeing - New Session Added!MORE INFORMATION
February 1 | 10 until 6:00 pm
Learn to Cross-Country SkiMORE INFORMATION
February 1 | 1 until 6:00 pm
Learn to Cross-Country Ski - New Session Added!MORE INFORMATION
February 3 | 6 until 6:00 pm
Gentle YogaMORE INFORMATION
February 7 | 6 until 6:00 pm
Candlelight Snowshoe Hike EarlyMORE INFORMATION
WAYS TO ENJOY BEAVER CREEK IN
Make Your Own Snowshoes
Dec. 7-8 or Jan. 4-5.
Love the outdoors? Know someone who does? This is the perfect class! Make a traditional pair of wooden snowshoes. With proper maintenance these will become a family heirloom!View Calendar
Hit the Trails!
When the snow flies it is time to hit the trails. Beaver Creek offers snowshoe and cross-country ski rentals on property.Contact for Trail Conditions
Take the Kids Birding
Tuesday, December 31 from 9:00 – 11:30 am
Join our New Year’s Bird Count for kids on Tuesday, December 31 from 9:00 – 11:30 am. Two age groups 4-7 and 8-12, learn about birds, using binoculars, identifying birds and much more! Kids should be accompanied by an adult.View Calendar
Snowshoe by Candlelight
January 10 & February 7, 6:00 and 7:30 pm.
Looking for a romantic date night? What about a fun family experience or a girl’s night for fitness and fun? Well the Candlelight Snowshoe hike can be all of these and more! Bring your own snowshoes or rent some of ours.
We have taken the best of our outdoor recreation options and rolled them into one day! Snowshoeing 1&2K’s, cross-country skiing instruction, dogsledding, warm camp fires, hot chocolate, bird banding demo, and many more activities!View Calendar
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.