Mosquito Hill Nature Center

Mosquito Hill Nature Center is located near in Outagamie County, near New Lo

Tree Swallow Nest Box

A Tree Swallow on a Wood Duck nest box at Mosquito Hill. Perhaps the swallow wanted a mansion.

ndon Wisconsin.  It features an excellent nature center which provides great education opportunities for all ages.  The center also offers workshops and special events throughout the year.  The 430 acre property around the center feature good hiking trails, some of which are paved.  These trails wonder through prairie, floodplain forest, and up to a dry deciduous forest on Mosquito Hill.  The hill also features small limestone cliffs.  Enjoy the photos of the property below and for more information see the Mosquito Hill Nature Center website.

 

 

 

 

The end of summer at the Prairie

 

Mosquito Hill hiking trail

Mosquito Hill hiking trail

Eastern White Pine Needles

Eastern White Pine needles and new growth.

Winter Cress

Yellow flowers of Winter Cress

Mayapple Plants

Group of Mayapple plants

Canada Goose Swiming

Canada Goose in pond.

Shore of oxbow pond at Mosquito Hill Nature Center.

Shore of oxbow pond at Mosquito Hill Nature Center.

Oxbow Pond

Oxbow pond int the lowlands.

Forest edge

The edge of the floodplain forest

Mosquito Hill Spring

Springtime below the hill.

eastern Chipmunk

A Eastern Chipmunk next to entrance to its burrow. Video of calling chipmunk

Mosquito Hill Early Spring

Mosquito Hill in the early spring. In the middle of the photo shows the prairie after a superscribed burn.

Flowers of Silver Maple floating on the water.

Flowers of Silver Maple floating on the water.