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

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2
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3
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4
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5
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6
Main Street Art Crawl 10/21/2017 River Falls - 64.93 miles away
7
Superior Spooktacular 10/21/2017 Superior - 69.59 miles away
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Autumn Swing Dance - Cathy Reitz and 7 Swing 10/20/2017 Chippewa Falls - 86.47 miles away