Trails are open everyday!

Building closed on November 6th in honor of our annual Volunteer Celebration. Thank you Wehr Volunteers!


Winter Building and Trail Schedule

Visitor Center hours:  

Everyday: 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Trail hours:

Trails are open sunrise to sunset

Entrance Gate:

From mid-October to mid-December the front entrance gate is locked.

Open: Front gate opens at 7 am

Close: The gate closes at 5pm - all cars need to be removed from the parking lot no later than 5pm


Nature Store Hours:

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


Visitor Center admission is free*

Parking Fee
Daily- $4/car
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 2020-2021 school year

Child-Resident – $3.50 each with a $70 minimum
Pre-registration required

Child-Nonresident – $4.50 each with a $70 minimum

Adult (Age 18 & up) - Rates vary by program, with $70 minimum 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.