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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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Was a great hike, went to many different trails! Signage on trials wasn't the best but found our... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2017
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
via mobile
Great visit with family

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

Reviewed August 27, 2017
Burlington, North Carolina
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1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI 53217-1904
+1 414-352-2880
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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!

Thank kesjost
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

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

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

Thank Nthenyalee
Reviewed June 29, 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 June 11, 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 May 3, 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 February 15, 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 January 5, 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 November 11, 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
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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.