We’ve all wanted to escape life for a bit and transport somewhere like we see in the movies. This natural oasis in Milwaukee makes that a reality! It may not be an actual magical forest, but it will definitely leave you feeling like you’re somewhere otherworldly. Right within our city limits is this incredible forest that’s simply a marvel to be seen.

For more information about the area, including special events and educational classes held here, visit the Friends of Havenwoods website.

Have you been to Havenwoods State Forest? Did you feel like you were somewhere magical? Let us know in the comments, and don’t forget to share photos from your visit on our Wisconsin Nature Lovers Facebook group or on Instagram using #onlyinmilwaukee for a chance to see your snapshots featured!

Looking for more places in Milwaukee that will transport you somewhere spectacular? Check out this park that feels straight out of a fairytale.

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