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August 2020

Kids Exploration Series (Ages 7-11) 

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 24, 2020

Ridges Cabins, 8288 County Hwy Q
Baileys Harbor , WI 54202 United States
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August 10th: Amazing Adaptations! Learn about the animals and plants that have unique qualities to help them survive. Whether it is to help them live in a certain environment, catch prey, or avoid predators, we will learn all about what makes the plants and animals at The Ridges special. August 17th: Insects! Kids will go out in the meadow to try their hand at catching insects with a provided net and bug jar. We will learn about the parts of…

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Guided Sanctuary Hikes 10:00AM

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 21, 2020

Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Join a Ridges naturalist for an exploration out on the trails. Learn about the cultural and natural history of one of the most biologically diverse properties in the Midwest! Depending on the week, experience the variations of wildflowers, insects and birds the Sanctuary has to offer. Hikes are appropriate for all ages. Wear appropriate hiking attire. *Pre-Registration Required Fee: $5 - Members • $8 - Public • Free - Under 18

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Guided Sanctuary Hikes 10:00AM

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 21, 2020

Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Join a Ridges naturalist for an exploration out on the trails. Learn about the cultural and natural history of one of the most biologically diverse properties in the Midwest! Depending on the week, experience the variations of wildflowers, insects and birds the Sanctuary has to offer. Hikes are appropriate for all ages. Wear appropriate hiking attire. *Pre-Registration Required Fee: $5 - Members • $8 - Public • Free - Under 18

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Guided Sanctuary Hikes 10:00AM

August 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 21, 2020

Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Join a Ridges naturalist for an exploration out on the trails. Learn about the cultural and natural history of one of the most biologically diverse properties in the Midwest! Depending on the week, experience the variations of wildflowers, insects and birds the Sanctuary has to offer. Hikes are appropriate for all ages. Wear appropriate hiking attire. *Pre-Registration Required Fee: $5 - Members • $8 - Public • Free - Under 18

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Guided Sanctuary Hikes 10:00AM

August 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 21, 2020

Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
+ Google Map

Join a Ridges naturalist for an exploration out on the trails. Learn about the cultural and natural history of one of the most biologically diverse properties in the Midwest! Depending on the week, experience the variations of wildflowers, insects and birds the Sanctuary has to offer. Hikes are appropriate for all ages. Wear appropriate hiking attire. *Pre-Registration Required Fee: $5 - Members • $8 - Public • Free - Under 18

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Night Hike on the Boardwalk!

August 14 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Owls, bats, and range lights, oh my! Come explore The Ridges at night! We will learn about the creatures that become active after the sun goes down and check out The Range Lights at work as a navigational aid.  (Please do not bring any flashlights, light up shoes, etc as we want our eyes to adjust to the dark and to be able to see just as the animals do at night) LIMIT: 8 Pre-Registration Required - click here to…

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Kids Exploration Series (Ages 7-11) 

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 24, 2020

Ridges Cabins, 8288 County Hwy Q
Baileys Harbor , WI 54202 United States
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August 10th: Amazing Adaptations! Learn about the animals and plants that have unique qualities to help them survive. Whether it is to help them live in a certain environment, catch prey, or avoid predators, we will learn all about what makes the plants and animals at The Ridges special. August 17th: Insects! Kids will go out in the meadow to try their hand at catching insects with a provided net and bug jar. We will learn about the parts of…

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Guided Sanctuary Hikes 10:00AM

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 21, 2020

Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
+ Google Map

Join a Ridges naturalist for an exploration out on the trails. Learn about the cultural and natural history of one of the most biologically diverse properties in the Midwest! Depending on the week, experience the variations of wildflowers, insects and birds the Sanctuary has to offer. Hikes are appropriate for all ages. Wear appropriate hiking attire. *Pre-Registration Required Fee: $5 - Members • $8 - Public • Free - Under 18

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The Woodland Fairies and The Big-Footed Troll ( Ages 5-8)

August 19 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Family Discovery Trail, 8297 STH 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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It is called The Woodland Fairies and The Big-Footed Troll.  Oh no!  The big-footed troll has accidentally squashed the enchanted village where the fairies, elves, and pixies live. The tree spirits will help you to find the village, but they need your help to rebuild and guard it until the fairies come home.  Meet at The Ridges' Family Discovery Trail for this magical adventure.  Dress for the weather. Pre-registration required. Click here to register 

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Guided Sanctuary Hikes 10:00AM

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 21, 2020

Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
+ Google Map

Join a Ridges naturalist for an exploration out on the trails. Learn about the cultural and natural history of one of the most biologically diverse properties in the Midwest! Depending on the week, experience the variations of wildflowers, insects and birds the Sanctuary has to offer. Hikes are appropriate for all ages. Wear appropriate hiking attire. *Pre-Registration Required Fee: $5 - Members • $8 - Public • Free - Under 18

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