Schmeeckle Reserve

PLEASE NOTE: The Schmeeckle Reserve Visitor Center and WCHF are closed until at least August 31, 2020 due to COVID. The outdoor areas of Schmeeckle Reserve including trails and picnic area are open.

Schmeeckle Reserve is a 280-acre conservancy area on the UW-Stevens Point campus. Each year thousands of visitors enjoy the beautiful landscapes, hiking trails, educational programs, and wildlife watching opportunities. The Reserve features 5 miles of trails and boardwalks, a 24-acre lake, and a large diversity of habitats.

Schmeeckle Reserve Visitor Center: Home of the Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame

The Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame is housed in the Schmeeckle Reserve Visitor Center, open 7 days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The building features the Gallery of Inductees, a Conservation History Museum, a staffed information desk, a nature-inspired gift shop, and restrooms. It the gateway to 5 miles of trails and boardwalks that traverse the natural area, and serves as the headquarters of the 27-mile Green Circle Trail. See below for directions to the visitor center.

Learn more about the Schmeeckle Reserve.

Our location

2419 North Point Drive
Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481
We are part of the Schmeeckle Reserve located on the University of Stevens Point (UWSP) campus.

For more information, call (715) 346-4992.