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Wisconsin Natural Resources magazine

Wisconsin Natural Resources magazine

[park volunteers]

August 1997

A list of our closest friends

Good friends are always looking for more company. If you are interested in joining a group or learning more about any of the groups listed below, please contact DNR's parks and recreation program at (608) 266-2181. We'd be pleased to provide local contacts, addresses and phone numbers for any of these groups. You can also write us c/o DNR Friends Groups, PR/1, P.O. Box 7921, Madison, WI 53707 or send an e-mail message to: Wisconsin State Parks.

Friends groups of state parks, forests and recreation areas with signed agreements with DNR

Bong Naturalist Association, (414) 878-5600
Friends of Blue Mounds State Park, (608) 437-5711
Friends of Buckhorn State Park, (608) 565-2789
Friends of Buffalo River Trail, (715) 839-1607
Friends of Devil's Lake State Park, (608) 356-8301
Friends of the Glacial Drumlin Trail, Inc., (414) 646-3025
Friends of Governor Dodge State Park, (608) 935-2315
Friends of Harrington Beach State Park, (414) 285-3015
Friends of Hartman Creek Cooperating Association, Inc., (715) 258-2372
Friends of Havenwoods, Inc., (414) 527-0232
Friends of Interstate Park, (715) 843-3747
Friends of Kohler-Andrae State Park, (414) 451-4080
Friends of Lake Wissota State Park, (715) 382-4574
Friends of Lapham Peak Unit – KMSF, (414) 646-3025
The Understanding Resources Thru Learning Experiences Society, (608) 687-4936
Friends of the Military Ridge Trail, Ltd., (608) 935-5119
Friends of Mill Bluff State Park, (608) 427-6692
Friends of the Old Abe Trail, Inc., (715) 839-3743
Friends of Pattison and Amnicon Falls State Parks, Inc., (715) 399-3111
Friends of Perrot State Park, Inc., (608) 534-6409
Friends of Pike Lake State Park, (414) 670-3400
Friends of Potawatomi State Park, Inc., (414) 746-2890
Friends of Red Cedar State Trail, (715) 232-1242
Friends of Rib Mountain State Park, (715) 842-2522
Friends of Roche-a-Cri State Park, (608) 339-6881
Friends of Rock Island State Park, (414) 847-2235
Friends of the 400 Trail, Inc., (608) 337-4475
Friends of the Ahnapee, (414) 743-3636
Friends of the Chippewa River State Trail, (715) 839-1607
Friends of the Kettle Moraine, Inc., (414) 626-2116
Friends of Whitefish Dunes, Inc., (414) 823-2400
Great River State Trail Friends, (608) 534-6409
Kettle Moraine Natural History Association, (414) 594-6200
Lake Kegonsa State Park Friends Group, (608) 873-9695
The Newport Wilderness Society, (414) 854-2500
Willow River Organization for Wildlife Learning, Inc., (715) 386-5931

Friends groups operating entire parks

Heritage Hill Corporation
Heritage Hill Foundation
Heritage Hill Guild, (414) 497-4368

Nonprofit concession corporations

Devil's Lake Concession Corporation, (608) 356-8301
Kiwanis Club of Dodgeville, (608) 935-2315,
Elroy-Sparta National Trail, Inc., (608) 337-4775
High Cliff Yacht Club
La Crosse River State Bike Trail, Inc., (608) 337-4775
Lafayette County Dairy Sales, (608) 523-4427
Peninsula Golf Associates, (414) 868-3258
Seth Peterson Cottage Conservancy, Inc., (608) 254-2333
Sugar River State Trail, Inc., (608) 325-4844

Friends groups for other DNR properties

Chippewa Flowage Citizen Committee, (715) 634-6513
Friends of Crex Association, (715) 463-2896
Friends of MacKenzie Environmental Center, Inc., (608) 635-4498
Friends of McGilvray Road (Van Loon Wildlife Area), (608) 785-9992
Friends of Mead/McMillan Association, Inc.
Navarino Nature Center, Inc., (715) 524-5165

Other cooperating friends groups

The Bong Field Trial Association of Wisconsin, Inc.
Fox Cities Greenways, Inc., (414) 832-4791
Frederic Historical Society, (715) 349-2157
High Cliff Park & Forest Association, (414) 989-1106

Friends groups now organizing

Black River Forest Trail Foundation, (715) 284-4103
Friends of Aztalan State Park, (414) 648-8774
Friends of the Wild Goose Trail, (414) 386-3700
Friends of the Wild Rivers Trail, (715) 635-4161
Friends of Wyalusing State Park, Inc., (608) 996-2261
Madeline Island Historical Preservation Association, (715) 747-6425
Mountain Bay Friends, (715) 847-5235
Mother Nature Corporation, (715) 536-8773
Friends of Brunet Island, (715) 239-6888
Shawano County Rails to Trails, Inc.