Events and Activities

9:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Winona, MN
WHAT: Invasive species removal. Buckthorn removal WHAT TO BRING: Weather-appropriate clothing, plenty of drinking water, snack. MVC will provide gloves, safety glasses and tools. DIFFICULTY: Difficult

10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Boscobel, WI
WHAT: Cedar Clearing WHAT TO BRING: Weather-appropriate clothing, plenty of drinking water, snack. MVC will provide gloves, safety glasses and tools. Difficulty: Difficult The Conservancy needs your help to clear invasive cedar trees and restore native bluff prairie this winter!…

Viterbo Theater
Steven speaks to a wide variety of audiences about his life as a 21st century hunter-gatherer. With humor and irreverence, he discusses the hunting lifestyle, wild game, the ethics of hunting, and the spiritual need for wilderness. His talks are…

National Wildlife & Fish Refuge, Brice Prairie
The Aldo Leopold weekend concludes on Saturday at the National Fish & Wildlife Refuge in Brice Prairie. There will be an environmental literary hike with UW-L students reading from the Almanac and other nature based literary pieces. There will also…
9:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Winona, MN
WHAT: Buckthorn removal WHAT TO BRING: Weather-appropriate clothing, plenty of drinking water, snack. MVC will provide gloves, safety glasses and tools. DIFFICULTY: Difficult

9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Mayo Clinic Health System Marycrest Auditorium - 2nd Floor
Members and friends are invited to attend our Annual Member Meeting on Saturday, April 7, 2018, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. The event program will include Conservancy news and previews of 2018 events and activities. Special guest Jennifer Redell will present information…

La Crosse Bluffland - Miller Bluff
With its large sheer rock face, this is one of the most beautiful and scenic bluffs permanently protected by Mississippi Valley Conservancy, owned and maintained by the City of La Crosse. Hikers will meet at the bottom at 10:00 a.m.…

Wilton Hemlocks in Wilton, WI
Wilton Hemlocks Summer Hike This will be the first hike at this newly protected nature preserve! Hikers will meet at 10:00 a.m. to begin the hike. Hikers will explore this new preserve and learn about the Hemlock which is a…

La Crosse Bluffland - Hass Tract
Connect with nature with a hike followed by a relaxing yoga session at the overlook of this spectacular bluff. Here hikers will be led through a series of standing yoga poses as you take in the beautiful fall colors. This…