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.

Upcoming Programs & Events

There’s always something happening at the Aldo Leopold Nature Center!


Yoga For Good- Evening Yoga at ALNC

Join us for an invigorating yoga class at the beautiful Aldo Leopold Nature Center every Wednesday evening from October 29 to December 17: 6-7pm!  This gentle yoga class, suitable for all levels (ages 10 and up), will be taught by instructor Meg Wambach, in the Nature Center’s Nature Classroom, with the beautiful native prairie as a backdrop.  Visit her website for more information about her style:  For more information follow this link.

Vacation Day Programs

Your child has off of school – now what? Bring them for a day of exciting learning and adventure at one of the following programs offered during winter break, spring break and other major vacation days that many area school districts have off.  For more information follow this link.

Public Program- Families on the Frontier

Celebrate fall and the harvest season by going back in time to a world much different than today! We’ll visit the Children’s Shack to do pioneer chores and play games, churn butter, sing songs, and learn about living off the land in the spirit of Aldo Leopold.  For more information follow this link.



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