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October 2022

Night Hike on the Boardwalk!

October 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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). This program is suitable for all ages! Fee: $10…

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Halloween Hike

October 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States

Come hike the boardwalk if you dare! Special Halloween-themed stations along Hidden Brook Boardwalk will highlight creepy critters and spooky sights of The Ridges Sanctuary. If you make it to the Upper Range Light, prepare yourself for a ghostly encounter... This event is appropriate for families of all ages. Flashlights will be provided to you for the duration of your hike. Costumes are encouraged! Meets outside our Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center. Pre-registration is available online but purchase is also available…

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November 2022

Night Hike on the Boardwalk!

November 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States

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). This program is suitable for all ages! Fee: $10…

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Night Hike on the Boardwalk!

November 11 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States

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). This program is suitable for all ages! Fee: $10…

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Night Hike on the Boardwalk!

November 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States

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). This program is suitable for all ages! Fee: $10…

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Rustic Trails Closed

November 19 - November 27

Our rustic trails will be closed from November 19 - November 27 for the 9-Day Gun Season. Hidden Brook Boardwalk will remain open | Hike at your own risk | Blaze orange clothing is mandatory In order to better manage The Ridges Sanctuary and to control the damage caused by white-tailed deer, portions of The Ridges Sanctuary are open to hunting during the gun deer hunting season. Even though hunting is not allowed on established trails, all Ridges trails are…

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Nature Center CLOSED | Holiday

November 24
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Nature Center/Store OPEN

November 25
Cook-Albert Fuller Nature Center, 8166 State Hwy 57
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States

Open normal building hours on Friday, November 25th, 9:30am-3:30 pm

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December 2022

Wreath Making Workshop

December 2
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One event on December 3, 2022 at 12:00 am

Workshops will be held at 10am, 12pm and 2pm on Friday, December 2nd and Saturday, December 3rd. Come to The Ridges Sanctuary to create your perfect holiday wreath! We will provide the frames, wire, greens and decorative goodies for you to create your wreath or swag. There is a $25 fee, which includes materials for 1 wreath per household. Additional wreaths and swags are $15 each. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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Wreath Making Workshop

December 3
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One event on December 3, 2022 at 12:00 am

Workshops will be held at 10am, 12pm and 2pm on Friday, December 2nd and Saturday, December 3rd. Come to The Ridges Sanctuary to create your perfect holiday wreath! We will provide the frames, wire, greens and decorative goodies for you to create your wreath or swag. There is a $25 fee, which includes materials for 1 wreath per household. Additional wreaths and swags are $15 each. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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