“Did you know that Ruffed Grouse grow their own snowshoes in the winter? Check out the comb-like structures on their toes. Thanks to all who joined us for North Lakeland Discovery Center’s Winter Ecology Program!“

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Spring Fling Snowshoe

Saturday, Mar 7 th 6-8pm $5 Donation. Celebrate the coming of spring! Join us for a 1-mile easy “shoe” around the beautifully candlelit Popple Loop Snowshoe Trail. Enjoy a fire, warm beverages, and sweet treats at the Chip Wulff Memorial Pond.

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Evening Program: Northwoods Winter Ecology

Saturday, February 22nd 5:00-7:00pm. Registration fee is $5. Winter in the Northwoods is a unique and special experience! Spend the evening with Naturalist Annie McDonnell, of the North Lakeland Discovery Center, learning about the incredible adaptations of plants and animals that enable them to survive in this harsh environment. This program will be indoors at […]

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Winter Park Bark

Sunday March 1, 2020 @ 10:00 AM Experienced and novice participants will compete with their dogs on our skijor loop, making one or two 5 Km laps. The race will have solo starts at 30-second intervals, and awards will be given to top overall finishers in each distance and dog class. Pups will be awarded […]

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SQUIRREL HILL LOOPY LOPPET & BEAT THE BUNNY

Saturday February 29, 2020 @ 9:00am. The Squirrel Hill Loopy Loppet is a 6K or 18K single format race—you pick skate or classic. Afterwards, the ever-popular Beat the Bunny Kids Race. It’s non-stop fun for the whole family! Register Online:   https://register.chronotrack.com/r/57290 SINGLE FORMAT LOPPET (6K OR 18K): $30 in advance, $40 same day. SINGLE FORMAT: YOU […]

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Feb 24, 2020 Northwoods Land Trust @ MWP

Feb 24, 2020 Northwoods Land Trust @ MWP Minocqua Winter Park Ski or Snowshoe Event beginning at 1 pm.  Meet at the Chalet at 1 pm (NWLT will give an overview of what we do & how we do it.  MWP representative Dave Kozeluh will give a history and overview of MWP and the land […]

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Many thanks to Annie McDonnell of the North Lakeland Discovery Center for leading Saturday’s animal tracking adventure! We put our sleuthing skills to the test and found evidence of snowshoe hare, red squirrel, mouse, ermine, porcupine, and mink! What cool tracks have you seen at the park?

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2-15-20 Tubing Open

Session A: 11-1pm Session B: 2-4pm 42″ height restriction, single tube riding only, liability forms must be completed for each rider. Ticket sales in-person only.

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Evening Program: Northwoods Winter Ecology

Saturday, February 22nd 5:00-7:00pm. Registration fee is $5. Winter in the Northwoods is a unique and special experience! Spend the evening with Naturalist Annie McDonnell, of the North Lakeland Discovery Center, learning about the incredible adaptations of plants and animals that enable them to survive in this harsh environment. This program will be indoors at […]

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Candlelight Ski Sunday 2/16/20

Join us February 16th, 5-7pm. for an enchanting 4K ski lit by more than 300 luminaries. Warm up by the fire and enjoy some sweet treats with your sweetheart.$5 donation appreciated. Headlamps recommended.

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