Plan Your Visit

Bubolz Nature Preserve programs are designed to address Wisconsin Academic Standards and Common Core Standards in many subject areas, and are updated to correlate and complement FOSS science curriculum and Next Generation Science Standards. Our programs are tailored to enhance your curriculum with experience rich content.


  • 725 Acres of mixed habitat
  • 8.5 Miles of seasonal trails
  • Picnic Tables
  • 2 Teaching Ponds
  • Trailside Benches
  • Snowshoeing and Groomed Cross Country Ski Trails


Scheduling is handled on a first-come, first-served basis subject to program availability. Register as early as possible to ensure your dates are available.

To Register:

Call – (920)731-6041 or
Email – [email protected]


Half Day Program: $3.50 per student/$75 minimum
Full Day Program: $6.00 per student/$150 minimum
Ski Rental Fee: $3.00 per student

There is no charge for teachers or chaperones. Payment must be received the day of the field trip. Cash or Check preferred. A Credit Card processing fee will be charged.


Due to the high demand of our school programs we ask that you notify us as soon as possible if you need to cancel or reschedule your visit (subject to availability of dates).

If there are severe weather conditions we will make our best effort to modify the program if necessary or notify you of cancellation as soon as possible.


Lunch will be outside weather dependent. Bubolz Preserve is a carry in, carry out facility. You will be responsible for clean-up and carrying out of any trash.


A Group Confirmation Form will be emailed approximately 1 month before your visit. Please review and verify that the program date and time, number of registered students and any special instructions are correct.


We provide a Teacher Guide to help prepare students prior to attending programs. They include pre- and post-activities as well as suggested book lists to help your students prepare. If you would like to speak to a naturalist for help in planning a program, please call the preserve.


  • Programs will be held rain or shine and will be outdoors! Please dress appropriately for the weather conditions.
  • Please arrive on time for your program.
  • Please have students wear name tags to assist our naturalists in interacting with your group.
  • Chaperones are expected to maintain discipline, encourage exploration, participation and assist when requested.
  • Enjoy your visit!


Self guided groups are always welcome at the nature center. We ask that you schedule your visit as you would any program. Cost is $2.00 per person (normal trail fee). No equipment will be provided.