Welcome to Schmeeckle Reserve

UW-Stevens Point's natural campus

 

Schmeeckle Reserve is a natural area on the campus of UW-Stevens Point. Explore this 280-acre conservancy area with 5 miles of trails and boardwalks, a 24-acre lake, and a large diversity of habitats that support numerous wildlife species.

The Reserve is managed to protect and restore natural communities of central Wisconsin, serve as an outdoor classroom for learning, and provide outdoor recreation opportunities.

It is open to the public and serves as a unique gathering place for the community and university.

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Announcements

The Granite Parkway will be closed starting on Monday, Aug. 15 for a sewer lining project. Click here for more info.

Schmeeckle is now hiring student staff for fall! Click here to apply.

The Friends of Schmeeckle Reserve is hosting free outdoor writing, art, and photography workshops this fall. Register online.

Mark your calendars for this fall's Candlelight Hike Festival, Friday, Oct. 28 from 6-9 p.m. Click here for more info.
Trail Hours:
Sunrise to Sunset

Visitor Center hours:
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily

Contact Info:
2419 North Point Drive
Stevens Point, WI 54481
715-346-4992
schmeeckle@uwsp.edu

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