Milwaukee River Kayak Tour in Grafton

June 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Milwaukee River Kayak Tour in Grafton

Enjoy a relaxing 2 mile kayak trip on the Milwaukee River starting in Grafton! Kayak by blue herons searching for their next meal and look through the clear, tannic water to find fish swimming below. No experience? No problem! We’ll have you paddling like a pro in no time! We’ll provide kayaks, paddles, and life jackets. Don’t forget your sunscreen, hat, water, and enthusiasm. We will use single person kayaks.

Meet at Veterans Memorial Park in Grafton.

Ages 10+ | Children must be accompanied by an adult

Members*: $40 | Non-members: $50

Pre-registration required by June 26 at 12:00 pm (noon).

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June 27 @ 6:00 pm 8:00 pm

1000 13th Ave
Grafton, WI 53024 United States
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Parent / Grandparent Trek: Tubing the Milwaukee River

June 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Parent / Grandparent Trek: Tubing the Milwaukee River

After a quick tour of the Sturgeon Streamside Rearing Facility, we’ll hop on inner tubes and float down the Milwaukee River. Along the way, we’ll discover the diversity of living things that make their home in the river. Wear sturdy shoes and clothing that can get wet. Bring a lifejacket and an inner tube if you would like. Participants should be able to hike approximately 1 mile.

Ages 7+ | Children must be registered with an adult.

Members*: $12 | Non-members: $15

Pre-registration is required by June 19 at 12:00 pm (noon).

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June 20 @ 1:00 pm 3:30 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Parent / Grandparent Trek: Tubing the Milwaukee River

June 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Parent / Grandparent Trek: Tubing the Milwaukee River

After a quick tour of the Sturgeon Streamside Rearing Facility, we’ll hop on inner tubes and float down the Milwaukee River. Along the way, we’ll discover the diversity of living things that make their home in the river. Wear sturdy shoes and clothing that can get wet. Bring a lifejacket and an inner tube if you would like. Participants should be able to hike approximately 1 mile.

Ages 7+ | Children must be registered with an adult.

Members*: $12 | Non-members: $15

Pre-registration is required by June 27 at 12:00 pm (noon).

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If you don’t see the member price after logging in, need help checking your membership status, or you are unsure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at [email protected] or call the Riveredge office at 262-375-2715.

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June 28 @ 1:00 pm 3:30 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Parent / Grandparent Trek: River Rambling

July 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Parent / Grandparent Trek: River Rambling

Join a naturalist and step into the Milwaukee River! We’ll explore this wonderful, watery world and seek out the creatures that call the river home. Bring your favorite wading shoes (old sneakers work best), a towel and a change of clothes. Expect to get wet! Feel free to pack a snack and stay for a picnic after the program.

Ages 5+ | Children must be registered with an adult.

Members*: $8 | Non-members: $10

Pre-registration is required by July 11 at 12:00 pm (noon).

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If you don’t see the member price after logging in, need help checking your membership status, or you are unsure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at [email protected] or call the Riveredge office at 262-375-2715.

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July 12 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Parent / Grandparent Trek: River Rambling

August 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Parent / Grandparent Trek: River Rambling

Join a naturalist and step into the Milwaukee River! We’ll explore this wonderful, watery world and seek out the creatures that call the river home. Bring your favorite wading shoes (old sneakers work best), a towel and a change of clothes. Expect to get wet! Feel free to pack a snack and stay for a picnic after the program.

Ages 5+ | Children must be registered with an adult.

Members*: $8 | Non-members: $10

Pre-registration is required by August 8 at 12:00 pm (noon).

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Members:

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August 9 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Friday Morning Bird Walks with Nathaniel Reinartz

May 17 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Friday Morning Bird Walk with Nathaniel Reinartz

Join Conservation Manager Nathaniel Reinartz on Friday mornings in spring to observe and record the amazing diversity of birds that stop and refuel at Riveredge on their migratory path. We will record our findings into e-bird and enjoy the many warbler hotspots along the Milwaukee River, as well as, tour unsurveyed land Riveredge has recently acquired.

Meet at the Visitor Center, rain or shine.

Ages 12+

This program is free to attend, but donations are greatly appreciated!

Pre-registration is encouraged but not required.

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May 17 @ 7:30 am 9:30 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Friday Morning Bird Walks with Nathaniel Reinartz

May 10 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Friday Morning Bird Walk with Nathaniel Reinartz

Join Conservation Manager Nathaniel Reinartz on Friday mornings in spring to observe and record the amazing diversity of birds that stop and refuel at Riveredge on their migratory path. We will record our findings into e-bird and enjoy the many warbler hotspots along the Milwaukee River, as well as, tour unsurveyed land Riveredge has recently acquired.

Meet at the Visitor Center, rain or shine.

Ages 12+

This program is free to attend, but donations are greatly appreciated!

Pre-registration is encouraged but not required.

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May 10 @ 7:30 am 9:30 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Kayaking the Milwaukee River in Newburg

May 5 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Kayaking the Milwaukee River in Newburg

Join us on a beautiful 6 mile paddle down the Milwaukee River to see Riveredge from a new perspective – on the water! Look out for wildlife, such as deer, eagles, and herons, as we meander through one of the most beautiful segments of the Milwaukee River. Recommended for beginners with some experience or those with a sense of adventure. We’ll provide kayaks, paddles, life jackets, and instruction. Don’t forget your sunscreen, hat, water, and enthusiasm. We will use single person kayaks. If the river’s water levels are low, we will do an alternative downriver trip in Thiensville.

Ages 10+ | Children must be accompanied by an adult

Members*: $45 | Non-members: $55

Pre-registration required by May 4 at 12:00 pm (noon).

REGISTRATION IS CURRENTLY FULL. SIGN UP FOR THE WAIT LIST USING THE REGISTER LINK BELOW.

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Members:

Follow the instructions using the button below to login to your member account for member discounts on programs and events. You can use this login to check your membership status, see your expiration date, and renew your membership as well.

If you don’t see the member price after logging in, need help checking your membership status, or you are unsure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at [email protected] or call the Riveredge office at 262-375-2715.

To become a member, click here

May 5 @ 8:00 am 12:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Friday Morning Bird Walk

May 3 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Friday Morning Bird Walks with Nathaniel Reinartz

Join Conservation Manager Nathaniel Reinartz on Friday mornings in spring to observe and record the amazing diversity of birds that stop and refuel at Riveredge on their migratory path. We will record our findings into e-bird and enjoy the many warbler hotspots along the Milwaukee River, as well as, tour unsurveyed land Riveredge has recently acquired.

Meet at the Visitor Center, rain or shine.

Ages 12+

This program is free to attend, but donations are greatly appreciated!

Pre-registration is encouraged but not required.

Register Here

May 3 @ 7:30 am 9:30 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Tea & Topics: Beavers in the Milwaukee River (In Person and Virtual)

March 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Tea & Topics Beavers in the Milwaukee River In Person and Virtual

Beavers are ecosystem engineers with the ability to build and maintain diverse wetland habitats. Beaver ponds have the potential to store and filter floodwater and increase the quality and quantity of habitat for fish, birds, mammals, and other wildlife. Cheryl Nenn from Milwaukee Riverkeeper to discuss the current beaver populations within the Milwaukee River Basin, how humans are partnering with beavers around the world to reduce flooding and increase wetlands, and how beavers might be able to play a larger role in our watershed in the future.

Coming in person? Meet in the Riveredge Barn! Otherwise, Zoom link is below.

Tea & Topics are always free to join! | Ages 18+

Pre-registration is not required.

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March 14 @ 1:00 pm 2:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

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