A new kind of nature center

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Education

Inquiry-based home for field trips, scout group experiences, summer camps, The Riveredge School, homeschool programs, and environmental education programs for every age.

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Conservation

402 acres of diverse prairies, forests, wetlands, ponds, and Milwaukee River banks to discover.

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Research

More than 50 years of being the epicenter for ecology research and documentation for academics, students, educators, and inquisitives of all backgrounds.

WHERE

4458 County Hwy Y Saukville, WI 53080

Lose yourself in one of the most beautifully restored natural sanctuaries in southeastern Wisconsin. With forests, prairies, ponds, and more than a mile of Milwaukee River frontage, you’ll always have something new to explore at Riveredge.

10+

Explore our 10 miles of trails that weave through colorful prairies, tranquil forests, and dazzling ponds all along the Milwaukee River

2,500+

Over 2,500 member households enjoy a host of benefits each year while supporting education, conservation, and research at Riveredge

15,000+

Young Lake Sturgeon are raised and released through efforts at Riveredge in partnership with the Wisconsin DNR. To date, over 15,000 young sturgeon have grown up at Riveredge!

50+

As the first, independent nature center in southeastern Wisconsin, Riveredge has served the community for over 50 years and is still growing!

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Take advantage of all the benefits of a Riveredge membership year round!

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