Welcome to Heckrodt Wetland Reserve

Heckrodt Wetland Reserve is a 76-acre urban nature reserve with habitats including forested wetland, cattail marsh, open water, created priaire, open field, and upland forest. Located in Menasha, Wisconsin on Lake Winnebago in the Fox Valley / Fox River Area.

Community Programs
Heckrodt Wetland Reserve provides programs for the whole family! Heckrodt Wetland Reserve is a 76-acre urban nature reserve with habitats including forested wetland, cattail marsh, open water, created priaire, open field, and upland forest. Located in Menasha, Wisconsin on Lake Winnebago in the Fox Valley / Fox River Area.
School Programs
School Programs at the Heckrodt Wetland Reserve is a 76-acre urban nature reserve with habitats including forested wetland, cattail marsh, open water, created priaire, open field, and upland forest. Located in Menasha, Wisconsin on Lake Winnebago in the Fox Valley / Fox River Area.

Nature Center Hours:

Tuesday –  Friday                          8 AM – 4:30 PM
Saturday                                         11 AM – 4 PM
Sunday and Monday                    Closed

Nature Center is closed all major holidays.

Trails are open 6 AM – 9 PM daily

  • Pets are not allowed on the Reserve.  Uniformed, leashed service dogs are welcome.
  • Bikes and other wheeled recreational vehicles are not permitted.  Strollers and wheelchairs are welcome.