George W Mead Wildlife Area

This wildlife area is the third largest in the state and features 33,000 acres of recreational opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Hunt bear, deer, ducks, geese and small game. Bikers and hikers can enjoy biking and walking a 6.5-mile trail May 15-September 1. Bird watching is always spectacular, 268 species of birds have been recorded here. Directions from Stevens Point: take Hwy. 10 West, 1/2 mile west of the Village of Milladore; turn north on Hwy. S-6.2 miles to Mead (look for signs).

Hunting Type

  • Deer
  • Duck
  • Turkey
  • Small Game
  • Black bear
  • Ruffed Grouse
  • Other

Natural Attractions Type

  • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves