Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

1111 E. Brown Deer Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53217- Map It
(414) 352-2880

AAA Editor Notes

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center is 1 mi. e. of I-43 exit 82A at 1111 E. Brown Deer Rd. This 185-acre nature center and sanctuary on the shores of Lake Michigan has about 6 miles of trails. Hiking, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing are popular. The sanctuary provides habitats for native animals and features a 60-foot observation tower offering views of the lake, the city and its surrounding suburbs. The sustainable Dorothy K. Vallier Environmental Learning Center houses natural sciences exhibits.
$8; $5 (ages 3-17 and military with ID).
Hours: Center and trails daily 9-5, late Aug.-early June; Mon.-Thurs. 9-8, Fri.-Sun. 9-5, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.