The Unique Urban Forest In Milwaukee Is The Only One Of Its Kind In Wisconsin

You don’t have to head to the Northwoods to find a bit of wilderness and solitude. Hidden within the state’s largest city, you’ll find Wisconsin’s only urban forest. Havenwoods State Forest is a wild oasis that’s completely surrounded by Milwaukee. While the property looks unspoiled, it wasn’t always this way and it has an interesting and varied history. You might be surprised to know what used to be here. Read on to find out.

Havenwoods State Forest is open daily, from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. A state park vehicle admission sticker is not required to use the park. Learn more about the park here. Once you’ve explored Havenwoods, here are some more amazing state forests to explore.

Address: Havenwoods State Forest, 6141 N Hopkins St, Milwaukee, WI 53209, USA