Welcome Adventurers!

Congratulations! You're on your way to joining the Adventure with Wehr Nature Center. As an Adventurer, your individual or group registration gets you access to Nature GO! Activities, Wehr's Virtual Walk, and all the fun Challenges. You will find all necessary information and instructions on this page.

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Adventure Awaits! Kickoff for Wehr Adventure Challenge Virtual Fundraiser

Wehr fans of all ages and abilities come together virtually to support Wehr Nature Center. Virtual walks, print-n-go activities, scavenger hunts, trivia and other fun challenges will guide your experience at Wehr or any nearby nature space. You choose how to support: make a donation, register as a participant, and/or be a fundraiser for Wehr. https://friendsofwehr.org/wehr-adventure-challenge/

Posted by Wehr Nature Center on Sunday, September 13, 2020
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Special thanks to Karin Pacetti for her original artwork and Jeff Hirschmann for his graphic design. Their combined talent gave us this great Adventure Awaits logo to use for this fundraiser.

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Share Your Adventure!

Post to Wehr's Facebook page @wehrnaturecenter

Post to Wehr's Instagram #wehradventureawaits 

Email pics to info@friendsofwehr.org

What to Expect

Participant Information

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Ready to get started?

Register as an Individual or Group and let the adventure begin.

More Ways to Support

Buy your WAC Gear

Don't miss your chance to sport a commemorative Friends of Wehr Adventure Challenge t-shirt and mask. Check out our online store

 Nature G.O. Bags

All new Nature Get Outdoors (G.O.) Bags - Themed junior naturalist tool kits to take on your nature adventure. Check out our online store

Join or Renew Friends of Wehr Membership

Support a nature destination you love and enjoy free parking, discounts on programs and events, a 10% discount in the Nature Store, and the quarterly Wehr Words newsletter. Learn more

Menu of Optional Challenges & Activities

Activities to Accompany your Adventure @ Wehr or Your Nearby Nature Space*

Access to Naturalist-Designed Printables

Including: scavenger hunts, BINGO, craft ideas, and more.

Access to Wehr’s Pop-up Nature YouTube Library

*The Wehr’s visitor center is closed, but trails have remained open. An accessible porta-potty has been added next to the parking pay station. Please use at your own risk. Get your trail map here. Your nearby nature space could be your backyard or neighborhood. Check out Milwaukee County’s Find a Park to see what green space might be in walking distance from your home.

Challenges that Take it to the Next Level*

Virtual Walk with Wehr

Join other fans of Wehr to walk virtually together on each Saturday at 10am. Share photos and stories on social media using #wehradventureawaits

Trivia Checkpoints
Selfie Walk
Scavenger Hunt
Nomad Art Creations

* Challenges can be completed on Wehr’s trails while observing physical distancing from those not in your household. If you prefer your nearby nature space, a virtual version will be available.

 Top 4 Supporters Win a Prize

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Coffee & Tea Time
MKE Harley Gear
MKE Harley Gear
Spooktacular Basket
Spooktacular Basket

Ready to get started?

Register as an Individual or Group and let the adventure begin.

Thanks to our Sponsors!

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Special Thanks to our Virtual Programming Supporter Sponsor
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