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Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

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Fantastic venue

We held a wedding in the center and it was fantastic. The park grounds were excellent for wandering... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
Castle Rock, Colorado
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Natural Beauty and Peaceful Surroundings

I do a good deal of travel, but no matter what the purpose of my travel might be, I always try to... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
Houston, Texas
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1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI 53217-1904
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We held a wedding in the center and it was fantastic. The park grounds were excellent for wandering around, walking along Lake Michigan and enjoying nature; there’s even an observation tower that gets you above the tree line. The facility was perfect for the wedding...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

I do a good deal of travel, but no matter what the purpose of my travel might be, I always try to include at least one local park or other natural attraction as part of my visit. When I was in Milwaukee recently in support...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We love going to the Audubon Centre for afternoon hikes around the trails through the prairies and woodlands. There is a big observation tower where you can see out to Lake Michigan and the tops of all the trees. There are some stroller friendly trails...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Took a walk down to the lake and then went for a short hike. It was so peaceful. We sat in rockers on the porch of the Nature Center. Looking forward to our next visit. I have already marked my calendar for a visit in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

We visited the Nature Center on an overcast day in May with our daughter and her family. The kids (ages 5 and 2) enjoyed walking in the woods and climbing the observation tower. It's a wonderful place to escape the hectic city - quiet, peaceful...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 25, 2018

My esteemed spouse and I are visiting Milwaukee to see family and today we spent a cold, clear, windy day at this nature center. What a treat! We walked down to Lake Michigan, threw rocks in the water, watched big waves. The trail system here...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Was a great hike, went to many different trails! Signage on trials wasn't the best but found our way eventually! Also went to the rapture show! He speaker was very knowledgeable and got very close to the owls! We all had a great time!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank KEG51
Reviewed August 22, 2017

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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank AKRoy
Reviewed July 22, 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

Date of experience: July 2017
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July 23, 2017|
Response from 73michael2z | Reviewed this property |
no life Guards, swim at your own risk, I would go to Bradford Beach much safer.