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Augusta State Wildlife Area

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Information: 715-839-3771
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This 2,100-acre marsh and woodland lies just south of Lake Eau Claire. Hiking trails access the interior of the property. Gravel roads provide driving access to a pair of small ponds where you can see herons and egrets feeding along the water's edge while Sandhill Cranes forage in nearby marshes. As you walk the dike roads you'll see marsh birds, wrens and sparrows. The mixed hardwood areas are good places to find Great Crested Flycatchers, Eastern Pewees and American Kestrels. The ponds' proximity to Lake Eau Claire make them attractive to migrating or nesting waterfowl; look for Canada geese and numerous duck species on the ponds.

  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves

Nearby Places

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CWIRA Ice Race on Rock Dam Lake 1/17/2021 Willard - 11.44 miles away
2
Rock Dam Ice Fishing Jamboree 2/27/2021 Willard - 13.18 miles away
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King of the Mound Race at Bruce Mound Winter Sports Area 2/06/2021 Neillsville - 18 miles away
4
US National Snowshoe Championships 2/26/2021 - 2/28/2021 Eau Claire - 20.28 miles away
5
Sweaty Yeti Winter Festival 2/27/2021 Neillsville - 21.79 miles away
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CANCELED - Annual Fantasy Bazaar 12/05/2020 Thorp - 23.17 miles away
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Thorp FFA Alumni Toy and Craft Show 3/28/2021 Thorp - 23.17 miles away