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Retzer Trails


Enjoy diverse hiking experiences on Retzer Nature Center's Nature Trail Loop, Fen Boardwalk Trail, Prairie Vista Trail, or winter Snowshoe trails. From early morning bird watching to evening star gazing, there is an outdoor discovery awaiting everyone at Retzer Nature Center.

View the current Retzer Trail map.

Call (262) 896-8007 for Trail Information.


Current Retzer Trail Projects

Adventure Trail Rejuvenation Project
We are currently revitalizing the old Adventure Trail to be more inclusive. This project will provide new outdoor educational components that will be accessible for all ages and abilities. Fundraising Opportunities Coming Soon!

Leave Your Mark Boardwalk Project
Leave your mark on the new boardwalk at Retzer Nature Center. Recognize friends, family, yourself, your business, or a special event or memory while supporting our efforts to improve the educational and recreational enjoyment of our visitors. Learn how you can help with this project!

Retzer Nature Center
General Information: (262) 896-8007
Environmental Learning Center Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Mon.-Fri.); 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Saturday); Closed (Sunday)
Retzer Nature Center Ground Hours: Sunrise - 10:00 p.m. (Year-Round)

There is no daily entrance fee at Retzer Nature Center


Park System Office
515 W. Moreland Blvd. Rm AC 230 Waukesha, WI 53188
Business Hours: M-F, 8-4:30 pm (excluding Holidays)
Phone: (262) 548-7801 | Fax: (262) 896-8071
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