We invite you out for a hike to explore the magic of the natural world, our trails are free and open daily from dawn until dusk.

We ask that all staff and visitors follow our mask policy to help keep everyone safe and slow the spread of COVID-19.

Please stay tuned and do not hesitate to contact us with questions at

*Please note our facility’s date of reopen to the public is based on public health recommendations and other factors.

Public Programs

Visit ALNC for a fun and unforgettable experience! Call us at (608) 221-0404 to find out more or to schedule a one-of-a-kind experience for your group.


Leopold Education Project Workshop
Seasonally Themed Outdoor Activities
Land Steward Work Days

Adult & Teacher Workshops

At the Aldo Leopold Nature Center we offer a wide variety of adult & teacher workshops. Workshops we have had in the past include Invasive Species Control, Chainsaw Safety, and Burn School. Leopold Education Project, Project Learning Tree, Project WILD, Project WET, and KEEP (K-12 Energy Education Program) are just a few examples of teacher workshops we’ve held in the past.

Seasonal Outdoor Programs

From Leopold’s Legacy and maple syruping to snowshoeing and Winter Solstice, there are lots of exciting outdoor programs for you and your group to choose!

Land Steward Work Days

On hold due to COVID-19. Join us one Saturday a month, March through November, to meet new people, help control invasive species, seed with native plants, get dirty and have fun!

Aldo Leopold Nature Center