Trails are open everyday!


Visitor Center hours:  

Everyday: 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Trail hours:

Trails are open sunrise to sunset

Nature Store Hours:

The nature store is run by volunteers. Hours vary - call ahead for daily hours.

Special Events & Photo Permits

Fees and advance reservations are required for special events (i.e.. wedding ceremonies) and formal photography. Learn more


Parking Fee

Daily- $5/car

Veteran/Disability - $4/car (payment must be made in the Visitor Center for a $1 discount)

Free Parking for Friends of Wehr Members

If you would like an annual parking pass, consider joining the Friends of Wehr

Daily parking for tour bus-contact Wehr at 414-425-8550

*Select Programs and Special Events charge fees for participation.

Organized group nature hike
pre-registration is required
fees for 2022-2023 school year

Child-Resident – $5.50 each with a $125 minimum
Pre-registration required

Child-Nonresident – $6.50 each with a $125 minimum

Adult (Age 18 & up) - Rates vary by program. Please call (414) 425-8550 for reservations.


The Wehr Nature Center is within the 660 acres of Whitnall Park, adjoining the Root River Parkway. The Center’s entrance is located on College Ave. between S. 92nd St. and S. 108th St.