*All programs will start from the Nature Center*
Please notify the Naturalist if you require special accommodations to attend our programs!
A special thank you to Friends of Perrot for sponsoring the naturalist programs!
A Wisconsin State Park sticker is required for all motorized vehicles
August 31 - September 2
Friday, August 31
Stop by the Nature Center and draw your very own butterfly on our Butterfly Trail!
We will be playing several rounds of bingo with one lucky winner for a FREE canoe rental!
Interested in the Effigy Mound culture of Perrot State Park? Come check out our short video Mounds of the Upper Mississippi River.
Effigy Mound Hike
We will be having a discussion followed by a short hike to view several of our mounds located in the park.
Saturday, September 1
Bird Watcher Books!
We will be making our very own bird watcher books and then try to find some birds of our own!
We will be making pinecone bird feeders to take home or hang up at your campsite!
Black Walnut Nature Trail Hike
**Meet at Black Walnut Trail Entrance**
Take a short hike for a closer look at how past cultures used things in nature to help them survive the elements.
We will be discussing our current invasive species problems, exploring the reasons for the firewood bans, and watching a short video created by the Mississippi Valley Conservancy that further explains what invasive species are and what to do if you encounter them.
Universe in the Park
Join local experts from the UW-Madison Astronomy Department to take a closer look at what's what in our universe. They will have a slide show presentation followed by a viewing session using their telescope!
Sunday, September 2
**Meet at Observation Deck**
Come meet the naturalist to use our observation equipment and birding books. You never know what you might see!
Come make your very own puppet to take home!
LIVE EAGLE PRESENTATION!
Bridget and Columbia the Bald Eagle from the National Eagle Center will be giving us an up close look at a day-in-the-life of a Bald Eagle.