Events Calendar

We offer easy online sign-up for those events that require it. This helps us to tread lightly on the land by not over-booking events. It also helps us to prepare for events with sufficient supplies, volunteers, and logistics. We hope to see you outdoors soon!

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Conservancy Nature Preserves
Trail Trek Challenge is a free year-round hike/walk program on the nature preserves you've helped protect in Wisconsin's Driftless Area. Challenge yourself to hike at least five of the 18 designated trails to discover nature's treasures and learn what makes…

Plum Creek, Sugar Creek Bluff, and Eagle Eye State Natural Area
In May, join us for FOUR volunteer events happening at the Plum Creek Conservation Area, Sugar Creek Bluff, and Eagle Eye State Natural Area properties.

Sugar Creek Bluff and Tunnelville Cliffs State Natural Areas
In June, join us for any one of THREE volunteer events happening at the Sugar Creek Bluff and Tunnelville Cliffs State Natural Areas.

Plum Creek Conservation Area, Wauzeka, WI
This summer, Mississippi Valley Conservancy will be hosting the Plum Creek Conservation Area's inaugural birding hike on Saturday, June 15th from 8:30 - 10:30am. Located in Crawford County near Wauzeka, Wisconsin, the Plum Creek Conservation Area's property includes over five…

09:30 am–10:30 am
Kickapoo Caverns, near Wauzeka, WI
Join us for guided cave tours at Kickapoo Caverns to learn about the beneficial role of bats and the importance of protecting their native habitat and Crawford County's karst geology.
10:30 am–11:30 am
Kickapoo Caverns, near Wauzeka, WI
Join us for guided cave tours at Kickapoo Caverns to learn about the beneficial role of bats and the importance of protecting their native habitat and Crawford County's karst geology.
11:30 am–12:30 pm
Kickapoo Caverns, near Wauzeka, WI
Join us for guided cave tours at Kickapoo Caverns to learn about the beneficial role of bats and the importance of protecting their native habitat and Crawford County's karst geology.
12:30 pm–1:30 pm
Kickapoo Caverns, near Wauzeka, WI
Join us for guided cave tours at Kickapoo Caverns to learn about the beneficial role of bats and the importance of protecting their native habitat and Crawford County's karst geology.

FSPA on St. Joseph Ridge, W2658 WI-33, La Crosse, WI 54601
On Saturday, August 17, 2024, the popular Villa grounds tour with ridgetop hike and stargazing will again be offered by Mississippi Valley Conservancy, in partnership with the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (FSPA) and the La Crosse Area Astronomical Society…