Important information:

  • MNP Inc. is working hard to restore the historical habitats of southeast Wisconsin. To keep this process moving forward, do not pick plants or disturb animals on the property.
  • Use our app and read signage along trails to learn more about Wisconsin habitats and the land restoration process.
  • The only bathrooms on the property are in the Education Center (8200 W. County Line Road). The bathrooms are available from 8:30AM to 4:30PM, Monday through Friday.
  • There are no trash receptacles along the trails. Plan to take trash with you when you leave.
  • No alcohol, campfires, or fireworks are allowed on the grounds.
  • Biking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing are allowed.
  • Most trails are ADA accessible and stroller-friendly.
  • No vehicles (other than MNP or City of Mequon personnel) are allowed on the trails.

Dogs at Mequon Nature Preserve:

  • Per City of Mequon Ordinance (Chapter 54, Section 54-25:
    • All dogs must be on a leash no more than 10 feet in length.
    • Dog waste must be picked up and placed in the garbage.
    • Failure to follow these ordinances can result in a fine.
  • Keep dogs on the trail and out of the wetlands.

MNP Backyard Scavenger Hunt: 

Walk the trails or explore your backyard and try to find these items! Make sure to take pictures of you finding the objects and share them with us! 


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