This Little Known Natural Oasis Is Hiding In Milwaukee And You’re Going To Love It

Some of Milwaukee’s best kept secrets are right in our backyard, and this place is no exception. Tucked away on 60th and State is a little known nature preserve. Not only does this slice of greenery offer a getaway from ordinary city living, it serves as an outdoor education center for Milwaukee Public Schools. This natural oasis is absolutely beautiful, breathtaking, and worth a visit.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Looking for another nature break? Check out this Milwaukee hike that’s perfectly short and sweet. 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 photos featured!