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Friday, June 23, 2017

Drop-In Program: Bats

Time: 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Activities: Children's program, Drop-in Program, Wildlife study
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Stop by the Ottawa Lake Contact Station any time to learn about our night flying friends through fun hands-on activities! Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Nature Exploration Series: Trees!

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Activities: Arts and Crafts, Children's program, Educational Programs, Nature study, Wildlife study
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Join a State Forest Naturalist for free, hands-on lessons, games, activities and crafts to help us explore nature! Designed for ages 6-12 years old. Families are welcome to join in the fun! Offered with new themes every other Saturday. This week come explore the woods with us as we learn how to identify different trees in Wisconsin! We will learn what a trees need, parts of a tree, and how to tell the age of trees. We will be hiking, so dress for the weather. Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Universe in the Park

Time: 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Activities: Astronomy, Drop-in Program, Night event, Outdoor activity
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Universe in the Park (UitP) is a popular outreach program of the UW-Madison Astronomy Department and is predicated on a very simple idea: the best environment in which to introduce the general public to astronomy is outside under dark skies. The UitP session begins with a 20-30 minute talk and slide presentation covering a broad view of astronomy and recent astronomical news. Following the presentation, a telescope is set up to view whatever astronomical objects are available. Question and answer period follows around the telescope.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail Kayaking

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Activity: Canoeing/kayaking
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Come paddle the Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail in a kayak with a State Forest Naturalist! No experience or equipment is necessary, sessions will last one hour. Participants must be 10 and up. Don't forget your sunscreen! Group size is limited, so please reserve your spot at (262) 549-6220 or at the Ottawa Lake contact station. Be courteous to others by being on time. Sessions today begin at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and Noon. Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail Kayaking

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Activity: Canoeing/kayaking
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Come paddle the Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail in a kayak with a State Forest Naturalist! No experience or equipment is necessary, sessions will last one hour. Participants must be 10 and up. Don't forget your sunscreen! Group size is limited, so please reserve your spot at (262) 549-6220 or at the Ottawa Lake contact station. Be courteous to others by being on time. Sessions today begin at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and Noon. Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail Kayaking

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Activity: Canoeing/kayaking
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Come paddle the Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail in a kayak with a State Forest Naturalist! No experience or equipment is necessary, sessions will last one hour. Participants must be 10 and up. Don't forget your sunscreen! Group size is limited, so please reserve your spot at (262) 549-6220 or at the Ottawa Lake contact station. Be courteous to others by being on time. Sessions today begin at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and Noon. Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Drop in at the Beach: Orienteering and Scavenger Hunt

Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Activities: Drop-in Program, Outdoor skills, Scavenger hunt
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Stop by the Ottawa Lake Beach any time to learn how to use a compass and navigate your way through a short orienteering course set up at the beach. We also have scavenger hunts for little ones! Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Night Flyers: Bats

Time: 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Activities: Educational Programs, Wildlife study
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Learn all about our night flying friends in this hour long presentation and exploration station program! Learn about bats with hands-on activities, then watch a short presentation on these incredible creatures. Meet at the Ottawa Lake Amphitheater. Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail Kayaking

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Activity: Canoeing/kayaking
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Come paddle the Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail in a kayak with a State Forest Naturalist! No experience or equipment is necessary, sessions will last one hour. Participants must be 10 and up. Don't forget your sunscreen! Group size is limited, so please reserve your spot at (262) 549-6220 or at the Ottawa Lake contact station. Be courteous to others by being on time. Sessions today begin at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and Noon. Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


Close

Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

Find more about Weather in Dousman, WI
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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail Kayaking

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Activity: Canoeing/kayaking
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Come paddle the Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail in a kayak with a State Forest Naturalist! No experience or equipment is necessary, sessions will last one hour. Participants must be 10 and up. Don't forget your sunscreen! Group size is limited, so please reserve your spot at (262) 549-6220 or at the Ottawa Lake contact station. Be courteous to others by being on time. Sessions today begin at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and Noon. Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


Close

Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

Find more about Weather in Dousman, WI
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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail Kayaking

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Activity: Canoeing/kayaking
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Come paddle the Ottawa Lake Canoe Trail in a kayak with a State Forest Naturalist! No experience or equipment is necessary, sessions will last one hour. Participants must be 10 and up. Don't forget your sunscreen! Group size is limited, so please reserve your spot at (262) 549-6220 or at the Ottawa Lake contact station. Be courteous to others by being on time. Sessions today begin at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and Noon. Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


Close

Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Drop in at the Beach: Nature Art

Time: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Activities: Arts and Crafts, Drop-in Program
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Stop by the Ottawa Lake Beach any time to make some nature inspired arts and crafts to take home! Get Directions - Ottawa Lake, S59 W36630 County Road ZZ, Dousman, WI 53118.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Finding a Cold Cache on the Ice Age Trail

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Activities: Hike, Outdoor activity, Outdoor skills, Walk
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Family Hike to learn how to discover an earthcache site using the state forest GPS cold caching kit. Meet at Bald Bluff parking lot on Hwy H south of Palmyra. Hosted by the Walworth/Jefferson County Chapter of the Ice Age Trail Alliance - contact coordinator Barb Converse 262-473-7304 to participate or for more information. Get Directions.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

Find more about Weather in Dousman, WI
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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Kids Triathlon at Ottawa Lake

Time: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Activity: Outdoor activity
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

The Kids Tri-ing for Children Triathlon will be held at the Ottawa Lake Campground on Saturday, July 29. (The adult triathlon will be held on Sunday, July 30). A state park vehicle admission sticker is required by all participants and spectators. For more information about the race or to register, see the Race website.


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Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

Find more about Weather in Dousman, WI
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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Universe in the Park

Time: 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Activities: Astronomy, Drop-in Program, Night event, Outdoor activity
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

Universe in the Park (UitP) is a popular outreach program of the UW-Madison Astronomy Department and is predicated on a very simple idea: the best environment in which to introduce the general public to astronomy is outside under dark skies. The UitP session begins with a 20-30 minute talk and slide presentation covering a broad view of astronomy and recent astronomical news. Following the presentation, a telescope is set up to view whatever astronomical objects are available. Question and answer period follows around the telescope.


Close

Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

Find more about Weather in Dousman, WI
Click for weather forecast

Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Adult Triathlon at Ottawa Lake

Time: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Activity: Outdoor activity
Location: Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit

The Adult Tri-ing for Children Triathlon will be held at the Ottawa Lake Campground on Sunday, July 30. (The kids triathlon will be held on Saturday, July 29). A state park vehicle admission sticker is required by all participants and spectators. This event may cause delays in getting in and out of the entrance of Ottawa Lake Campground during the biking portion. For more information about the race or to register, see the Race website.


Close

Kettle Moraine SF - Southern Unit information

More than 22,000 acres of glacial hills, kettles, lakes, prairie restoration sites, pine woods and hardwood forests can be found in the Southern Unit, making this a popular area for a wide variety of visitors. The Forest is 30 miles long, extending from the village of Dousman, almost to the city of Whitewater. The forest headquarters is 3 miles west of the village of Eagle on State Highway 59.

Find more about Weather in Dousman, WI
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Mailing Address: S59 W36530 County ZZ, Dousman, Wisconsin 53118

Note: Event dates and times are subject to change or cancellation. Please verify event status, dates and times prior to attendance.

Last revised: Monday, February 27, 2017