Crex Meadows Wildlife Area

Waterfowl at Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
View Website Favorite 102 East Crex Avenue - Grantsburg, WI 54840
Information: 715-463-2739

Open daily, year-round.

This state-owned, 30,000-acre complex of marsh, woodlands and prairies is located in Burnett County north of Grantsburg. Crex Meadows features colonies of nesting herons, breeding eagles and osprey, sharp-tailed grouse and trumpeter swans, Karner blue butterflies and Blanding's turtles as well as large concentrations of sandhill cranes, waterfowl and eagles in the fall. The Crex Meadows Visitor Center offers a number of educational events/workshops throughout the year including photo club, snowshoeing, birding, camps, little wildlifers, and more.

  • Features
    • Disabled Access
    • Camping
    • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • Toilets
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Wisconsin History
  • Hunting Type
    • Deer
    • Duck
    • Goose
    • Pheasant
    • Turkey
    • Small Game
    • Black bear
    • Ruffed Grouse
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves
  • Snowshoeing
    • Yes
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Flat
    • Open

Nearby Places

1
Siren Music in the Park 6/01/2017 - 8/24/2017 Siren - 14.46 miles away
2
The Great Folle Avoine Fur Trade Rendezvous 7/15/2017 - 7/23/2017 Danbury - 15.85 miles away
3
Luck Music in the Park 6/06/2017 - 8/29/2017 Luck - 17.95 miles away
4
Music 0n The Overlook 6/02/2017 - 8/25/2017 St Croix Falls - 27.1 miles away
5
Heritage Hillside Series 7/05/2017 - 8/16/2017 New Richmond - 48.02 miles away
6
Barron County Fair 7/19/2017 - 7/23/2017 Rice Lake - 49.54 miles away
7
Music in the Park Concerts 6/06/2017 - 8/08/2017 Rice Lake - 50.08 miles away
8
Elco Morning Cruise (family friendly) 5/26/2017 - 10/15/2017 Birchwood - 53.79 miles away