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Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

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1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI 53217-1904
+1 414-352-2880
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Great visit with family

We returned to the Center after many years away from Milwaukee. We had a wonderful time with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Burlington, North Carolina
A gem in the city

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center is a real treat for the Milwaukee Metro area. The trails are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI 53217-1904
+1 414-352-2880
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned to the Center after many years away from Milwaukee. We had a wonderful time with family and the trails were excellent including a trail down to Lake Michigan. Had some animals in the viewing area that they brought out for our grandkids to...More

Thank KEG51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center is a real treat for the Milwaukee Metro area. The trails are beautiful, scenic, and well maintained. There is a stroller/handicap accessible trail that is paved, however, most are woodchip, dirt, or gravel. There are several picnic areas, benches, and one...More

Thank AKRoy
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great nature park with lots of trails you can go on with kids. We loved throwing pebbles in the lake and the look out tower. My favourite spot was the mystery lake with the lilies and ducks. We spotted a turtle as...More

Thank Nthenyalee
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Stopped here as part of our trip around Lake Michigan and on our way to Green Bay. Because it had rained a lot the day before, we were afraid that the trails would be muddy. The women at the gate were so helpful - finding...More

Thank broddin
Reviewed 12 June 2017

My wife used to volunteer here 35 years ago, so we planned a day of hiking, reminiscence, and wandering along the North Shore in a cool breeze with waves lapping at our feet. Beautiful azure water stretching to the horizon and blazingly blue sky above....More

Thank R S
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

My sister in law got married here. The staff was amazingly helpful. The venue was beautiful. I can't wait to go back and check it out as a guest!

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I have been a member for the past several. I am a nature photographer and find that there is plenty of activity for me to enjoy Example: In fall they have a :Birds of Prey program. the birds are trained by the local staff, Eagles,...More

Thank 73michael2z
Reviewed 5 January 2017

They have great trails here (wooded, prairie, beach & ravine) and a tower. Located at the very end of Brown Deer Road (follow the signage). And in the winter, you can snowshoe or ski the trails. So beautiful here. (No dogs, it's a nature preserve)

Thank AlleyCatFaery
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Turn off your GPS because ours kept taking us around in a circle and advising us to park in a traffic lane and bush whack through the forest. Follow Brown Deer Road to where it curves, turn left and immediately turn right past the Audubon...More

Thank kyle s
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Spent a lovely morning at the nature center walking the trails and spending time with the raptor handlers in the center. The handlers are so informative and encourage questions about their "charges" from the audience. We were literally one foot away from their resident eagle....More

Thank kcar623
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24 July 2017|
Response from 73michael2z | Reviewed this property |
no life Guards, swim at your own risk, I would go to Bradford Beach much safer.