Myrick Park Center & Myrick Marsh

View Website Favorite 789 Myrick Park Dr - La Crosse, WI 54601
Information: 608-782-2494

Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm

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The Myrick Park Center is a state-of-the-art nature center that hosts year round WisCorps environmental education and also serves as the ultimate venue for weddings, parties, and corporate events. Directly bordering the La Crosse River Marsh, stunning bluff views, and trail access to the Hixon Forest, it is easy to forget you are only 5 minutes from downtown La Crosse. 

The Myrick Park trail system connects to more than you think.  Bunny trails will take you to the Hixon Forest trails which connect to the top of the bluff and the human powered trails. Or, follow the Myrick trails on a bike out of the park, connect to the state trail system and ride all the way to Trempealeau in the north or Reedsburg to the east.

A wonderful park to explore a unique ecosystem in the middle of La Crosse. The marsh acts as a natural watershed of the Mississippi.

While hiking through Myrick Marsh watch for Great Egrets, Greenbacked Herons, a wide variety of waterfowl, Common Moorhens, terns, rails and wrens

  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Parks, Forests, Trails
  • Difficulty
    • Easy

Nearby Places

1
Concerts In the Park 5/31/2017 - 8/23/2017 Sparta - 22.7 miles away
2
Monroe County Fair 7/26/2017 - 7/30/2017 Tomah - 36.83 miles away
3
Villa Louis Presents: Wisconsin Women of Style - The Victorian Wedding 5/06/2017 - 8/06/2017 Prairie Du Chien - 52.86 miles away
4
Concerts in the Park 6/07/2017 - 8/16/2017 Reedsburg - 64.24 miles away
5
Madagascar: A Musical Adventure 7/26/2017 - 7/30/2017 Eau Claire - 69.83 miles away
6
Sounds Like Summer Concert Series 6/01/2017 - 8/31/2017 Eau Claire - 70.01 miles away
7
Taliesin Imagine Mars Architecture Camp — Design a future colony on Mars 7/24/2017 - 7/28/2017 Spring Green - 73.96 miles away
8
Twilight at Taliesin 6/02/2017 - 9/29/2017 Spring Green - 74.92 miles away