Northwoods Wildlife Center provides education to over 10,000 people each year through a combination of guided public tours of their wildlife education center and ecology-based educational programming throughout the Midwest.

Daily Guided Tours

Our daily guided tours showcase a variety of native reptiles, raptors and scavengers. Tours are appropriate for all ages and are indoor/outdoor. Tours begin every 30 minutes throughout the year during our open hours. A recommended $5 donation per person will be accepted upon admission to the Center.



Monday-Saturday 10AM-4PM


Monday-Saturday 10AM-2PM


Monday-Friday 10AM-2PM

May 1st-31st

Monday-Saturday 10AM-2PM

Group Tours

Large group tours can be scheduled for groups larger than 12 people. Please call us at (715)356-7400 to learn more about our offerings for school field trips, community organizations tours, scout group tours and projects, or any other large group that would like to visit us!

Educational Programs

Our ecology and nature-based programs are designed to be educational and interesting for all ages. Programs can be presented at Northwoods Wildlife Center or at your school, school forest, lake association meeting, library, etc. Educational programs can be created or changed to best fit your organization’s needs.

For more information on any of our educational offerings, contact Bart Kotarba at or (715)356-7400.