Fresh Air & the Outdoors


Fox Trot Trail, Appleton
Starts near convention hotel, a scenic 2 mile loop of downtown Appleton & the Fox River.
Kimberly Point Park
290 Lakeshore Ave., Neenah, (8 miles)
Walk the scenic Lakeshore Ave along Lake Winnebago, & Riverside Park along the Fox River. See historic homes of Neenah as well.
High Cliff State Park
State Park Rd., Sherwood, WI. (11 miles)
9 miles of trails, 1,187 acre park of the Niagara Escarpment & effigy mounds. Enjoy the views of northern Lake Winnebago from the 40 ft. observation tower.
1000 Islands Environmental Center
1000 Beaulieu Court, Kaukauna, WI. (9 miles) 920-766-4733
7.2 miles of trails within 350 acres along the Fox River. Home to bald eagles & waterfowl. 
Heckrodt Wetland Reserve
1305 Plank Road, Menasha, WI. (5 miles) 920-720-9349
3 miles of trails, including 4,000 feet of elevated boardwalks providing access to the wetland habitat within 76 acres. Trails are also handicapped-accessible, wheelchairs are available. 
Butterfly Gardens of Wisconsin
N2550 State Hwy 47, Appleton. (5 miles) 
Enjoy butterflies, bees, turtle, frogs & other Wisconsin native plants, insects & animals. Patios, trails, mazes, & a gift store. 
Loop the Little Lake Trail
Friendship Trail, Neenah, WI. (6 miles) 
3.2 mile pet-friendly loop around Little Lake Butte Des Morts with multiple trestles over the water. 
Gordon Buboltz Nature Preserve
4815 N. Lynndale Dr., Appleton, WI. (5 miles)
8.5 miles of rustic hiking trails within a 775 acre wildlife habitat. 
Kohler-Andrae State Park
1020 Beach Park Lane, Sheboygan, WI. (65 miles) 920-451-4080
1.3 mile walk through Kohler Dunes along the Lake Michigan shoreline.

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