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Winter Outdoor Events

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Find things to do in Milwaukee today with kids! We’ve scoured the internet for you and put all the best activities in one place. To submit an event for consideration, click here.

Family Birding: Winter Shorebirds at Schlitz Nature Center

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI

Naturalist Laine Cotteleer will teach you how to use binoculars! Then, you’ll go on a guided hike down to Lake Michigan to see who’s that dappling and diving in the icy waters! Discover Wisconsin’s winter shorebirds, ducks, and other birds that might be migrating through the area.   This program is designed for children aged 5 and […]

$18

Winter Frolic at Mequon Nature Preserve

Mequon Nature Preserve 8200 W County Line Rd, Mequon, WI, United States

Enjoy a winter day with your family at this FREEE event! Take a tractor and sleigh ride while sipping hot chocolate, make some s’mores, play fun winter games, go ice fishing and snowshoeing, walk the trails and read the Storybook Walk from the Frank L. Weyenberg Library, and maybe make a snowperson!   There will […]

Free

Winter Frolic at Mequon Nature Preserve

Mequon Nature Preserve 8200 W County Line Rd, Mequon, WI, United States

Enjoy a winter day with your family at this FREEE event! Take a tractor and sleigh ride while sipping hot chocolate, make some s’mores, play fun winter games, go ice fishing and snowshoeing, walk the trails and read the Storybook Walk from the Frank L. Weyenberg Library, and maybe make a snowperson!   There will […]

Free

Family Snowshoeing at Schlitz Nature Center

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI

Explore Schlitz Audubon’s winter wonderland by showshoe! After strapping on a pair of snowshoes, away we go! Naturalist Jim Thielke will lead a hike to look for evidence left behind by active winter animals. Bring your own snowshoes or borrow a pair from us. If trail conditions are not ideal for snowshoeing, we will take […]

$12 – $18

Snow Science at Schlitz Nature Center

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI

‘Tis the season for snow to fall! Join School Programs Manager AJ Grill on an exciting adventure with snow. Take a hike though a winter wonderland and enjoy some hands-on snow experiments!  This program is designed for children aged 5 and older; children must be accompanied by adults. This program will take place entirely outdoors.   […]

$12 – $18

Winter Family Geocaching Scavenger Hunt at Schlitz Nature Center

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI

In this fun winter activity, you’ll hike the trails using a GPS unit to search for winter-themed coordinate points. Once you find the location, answer questions, and learn some fun winter facts about the property. Upon arrival, we will provide all the necessary equipment for this self-guided adventure, which includes a GPS unit, a clipboard […]

$35 – $50