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There’s always something to do in Green Lake! Whether you’re looking for a scenic bike trail or kayak launching point, these helpful maps highlight Green Lake’s favorite natural areas and the roads that will take you there!

Jul 2 @ 6:02 pm – 7:02 pm
Aquatic Plant ID Workshop @ Town square | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Are you a lake enthusiast who is interested in learning more about protecting your lake from Aquatic Invasive Species by becoming a Clean Boats, Clean Waters volunteer? Join an Aquatic Plant ID and Clean Boats,[...]
Beekeeping and Prairie Tour @ Tuleta Hills Prairie
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Beekeeping and Prairie Tour @ Tuleta Hills Prairie | Markesan | Wisconsin | United States
Join the Green Team for a look into the exciting world of beekeeping! Join Jesse Nodolf, local beekeeper, as he explains the complex life of honey bees, how they produce honey, and how that honey[...]
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
AQWEED Harvester Demonstration @ Deacon Mills Park | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Ever want to learn more about the aquatic plants on Green Lake or about how the AQWEED harvester works? Learn all about invasive plants on Green Lake, the pros and cons of aquatic plant harvesting,[...]
Aug 1 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Rockin' the Dock: Buffett & Beach Boys on the Bay @ Dartford Bay at Town Square | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Put on your flip flops and grab a pop top! While we can’t help you find your lost shaker of salt, we can promise an unforgettable evening during the Green Lake Association’s sixth annual Gala,[...]
An Evening With Bats @ Green Lake Conference Center
Aug 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
An Evening With Bats @ Green Lake Conference Center | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
***NOTE THE TIME CHANGE. NEW TIME IS 7:30-9PM.*** Join the Green Team and Master Naturalist, Tom Wagner, as we explore the mysterious world of bats! Featuring a discussion from bat experts, participants will learn[...]
Mitchell Glen Tour @ Mitchell Glen
Oct 10 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mitchell Glen Tour @ Mitchell Glen
Saturday, October 10, 8:00-10:00 AM or 10 AM-12 PM Explore Mitchell Glen for the first time or revisit this popular Green Lake Conservancy Partnership Property with the Green Team. Local biologist and educator, Tom[...]
Snowshoeing in Ceresco Prairie @ Ceresco Prairie Conservancy
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Snowshoeing in Ceresco Prairie @ Ceresco Prairie Conservancy | Ripon | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, January 16, 10:00 AM-Noon Join the Green Team as they snowshoe their way through the vast trails of the Ceresco Prairie Conservancy. This 130 acre tract of land supports native prairie, oak savannah and[...]
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Moonlight Walk and Bonfire | POSTPONED @ Sugar Island | Ripon | Wisconsin | United States
UPDATE from 2/19/2016 at 1:50 PM: After checking on ice conditions at Sunset Park and the Silver Creek Estuary, we have made the decision to POSTPONE the Moonlight Walk scheduled for Saturday. Though the[...]
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Tap Into Sweetness: Maple Syrup Tour @ Roeper Family | Ripon | Wisconsin | United States
*Update from 3/7/2016: Please note that the date of this event is temperature-dependent, but we now have determined weather conditions will support a tapping demonstration on Saturday, March 12. Join us! As temperatures begin[...]
Bat House Building @ Green Lake School District
Apr 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Bat House Building @ Green Lake School District | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
NOTE: This event was rescheduled from March 24 due to a spring snow storm that surprised us all! Join the Green Team and Master Naturalist, Tom Wagner, and construct your very own bat house![...]
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm
Bottle Pickup for Well Water Testing Program @ Town Square | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Participants of the GLA’s Well Water Testing Program on April 24 can pick up well water kits ahead of time! Head to the Green Lake Association’s office at Town Square, 492 Hill Street, Green[...]
Apr 23 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Earth Day Conservancy Cleanup @ Hammer's Trail | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, April 23, 8:30-11:00 AM Celebrate Earth Day by joining the Green Team as they improve natural areas for our communities to enjoy! Last year, the team blazed a new trail through the woods along[...]
Apr 24 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Well Water Testing Program @ Town Square | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
The way the land is managed around your home can have a direct impact on groundwater quality. If your family uses a well for drinking water, do you know if it’s safe? The Green Lake[...]
May 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Well Water & Land Use Program @ Town Square | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Did you participate in our well water testing program on April 24? Are you interested in what the results say about local land management and water quality? Were there any geographic patterns in well[...]
Kayak or Canoe Norwegian Bay @ Norwegian Bay at Hammer's Trail
Jun 11 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Kayak or Canoe Norwegian Bay @ Norwegian Bay at Hammer's Trail | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, June 11, 8:30-10:30 AM Get your boots wet with the Green Team! Take a trip along the shore of Norwegian Bay by kayak or canoe. Norwegian Bay is a popular lake destination and the[...]
Jun 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Green Lake Association Annual Meeting @ Town Square | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
It’s been a busy year at the GLA, and we are excited to tell you all about it! Join us for this opportunity to learn how the GLA is leveraging our financial resources and aligning[...]
Clean Boats Clean Waters @ Green Lake Town Square
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Clean Boats Clean Waters @ Green Lake Town Square | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Krista Kamke, Aquatic Invasive Species Coordinator with Golden Sands Resource Conservation and Development Council, is looking for Clean Boats Clean Waters volunteers to help stop the spread of aquatic invasive species. Kamke is in need[...]
Jul 9 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Flowers and Insects of Dawson Prairie @ Dawson Prairie | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, July 9, 8:30-10:30 AM Dawson Prairie consists of 54 acres of restored land within the Green Lake Conference Center that supports 100 species of native grasses, wildflowers, and is abundant in wildlife including deer,[...]
Jul 16 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Moonlight Paddle on CTH K Estuary @ CTH K Estuary | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, July 16, 8:30-10:30 PM Join the Green Team on their second annual nighttime paddle through the CTH K Estuary. Bring your canoe or kayak as we paddle by moonlight, observing the creatures of the[...]
Jul 30 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Green Lake Golden Age: The Best is Yet to Come @ Heidel House Resort & Spa | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Grab your Rat Pack and start spreading the news! The Green Lake Association is turning 65, and in honor of this momentous occasion, we are taking Big Green back to the year it all started,[...]
NRCS Soil Health Field Day @ Gehrke Family Farm
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
NRCS Soil Health Field Day @ Gehrke Family Farm | Omro | Wisconsin | United States
Want to learn more about how local farmers are embracing soil health practices to improve water quality, increase yields, reduce inputs, and increase soil organic matter? Head to the Gehrke Family Farm for an NRCS-[...]
An Evening With Bats! @ Town Square Studio A
Aug 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
An Evening With Bats! @ Town Square Studio A | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Friday, August 12, 8:00-9:30 PM Join the Green Team and Master Naturalist, Tom Wagner, as we explore Wisconsin’s eight species of bats! Learn where they live, eat, reproduce and the problems facing Wisconsin’s bats today.[...]
Apple Orchard Tour @ Pineapple Hill Orchard
Sep 2 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Apple Orchard Tour @ Pineapple Hill Orchard | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Fresh, hand-picked apples are the flavor of fall! There’s no better way to prepare for the season than to join the Green Team on a tour of Pineapple Hill Orchard, owned and operated by Barb[...]
Hammers Trail Shoreline Planting @ Hammers Trail in the Green Lake Conference Center
Sep 24 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Hammers Trail Shoreline Planting @ Hammers Trail in the Green Lake Conference Center | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Learn about native plants AND help Green Lake! The Green Team needs volunteers to help install native plantings along the shoreline at Hammers Trail. Lisa Reas from LJ Environmental will be on site to guide[...]
Mushroom Foraging Walk @ Ripon College's Rodman Center for the Arts (Room 155)
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Mushroom Foraging Walk @ Ripon College's Rodman Center for the Arts (Room 155) | Ripon | Wisconsin | United States
The forest floor becomes alive with new mushroom growth this time of year. Want to learn what you can eat in the woods, and more critically, what NOT to eat in the woods? Join the[...]
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Dawson Prairie Seed Collection @ Dawson Prairie | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, October 29, 9:00-11:00 AM Join the Green Team and Lisa Reas on a seed collecting adventure fit for the whole family! Dawson Prairie consists of 54 acres of restored land within the Green Lake[...]
Nov 5 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Falconry Demonstration @ Ripon | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, November 5, 8:00-10:00 AM Come and witness the majestic flight of the falcon! Join the Green Team and Dr. Eric Ratering for this memorable falconry field demonstration! Learn more about the historical art of[...]
Dec 3 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
Buckthorn Cleanup on Conservancy Properties @ Hammer's Trail | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, December 3, 8:30-11:00 AM The Green Team is tackling yet another year of fall buckthorn removal on Saturday mornings. Join the team this fall as they clean up various Conservancy properties through the removal[...]
Jan 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Moonlight Walk & Bonfire @ Sugar Island | Ripon | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, January 7, 6:30-8:30 PM Discover the splendors of Green Lake in the winter with a moonlight walk with the Green Team. Candles illuminate the path as participants make their way across the ice to[...]
Lake Trout Rearing Facility Tour @ GLSD Fish Rearing Facility
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Lake Trout Rearing Facility Tour @ GLSD Fish Rearing Facility | Green Lake | Wisconsin | United States
Saturday, March 18, 9:00-10:30 AM Green Lake is a unique lake of statewide significance. It supports excellent cold water and warm water fisheries, but is especially known for its quality lake trout fishery. The Green[...]