Winterfest

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The Coolest Fest at Wehr

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Celebrate winter by visiting Wehr Nature Center to learn and to experience all the fun activities you can do in winter. Learn about winter animals and how to identify their tracks, Try using snowshoes on a trail or try to find your way around with a GPS. Check out a Ziggi Pack for self-guided winter activities. Other outdoor activities are hiking through the snowy woodland led by a naturalist, making a mini snow sculpture, and creating a snow painting. Top it off with coming indoors to warm up in front of the toasty fireplace or sipping a warm drink. Learn about snow and snowflakes, make a craft, while tots listen to a winter story.

Discover the Cool Outdoors

  • Go for a winter hike led by a naturalist
  • Try walking in snowshoes
  • Create mini snow sculptures (weather dependent)
  • Go on a winter scavenger hunt
  • Learn about animal tracking
  • Explore with Winter Ziggi Packs – everything a family needs for a set of fun and educational activities
  • Try snow golf

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Enjoy the Warmth of the Indoors

  • Warm up by the fire
  • Meet the animals of Wehr, up-close and personal
  • Let your creativity show with winter crafts (Small fee for some crafts) 
  • Refuel with hot food and beverages and head out for more fun in the snow!
  • Visit the Nature Store (link to the nature store) for Winter Fun Patches and more!

Admission

Resident or Non-resident $2 per person
Friend of Wehr $1
Regular Parking Fee in effect