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Join us on a Field Trip!

Explore Wisconsin’s natural wonders with us April though October

It’s our 30th season and we’ve planned a stellar slate of 260+ Field Trips exploring Wisconsin’s lands, waters and wildlife with top-notch leaders.

There are 20+ stellar Field Trips that still have open spaces!


Have questions about bringing guests, passwords, membership levels, etc? Check out our FAQ page!

View the entire season on the digital version of our 2023 Guidebook:

Note: You must be a current member of the Foundation to register for Field Trips. If you are not currently a member, we invite you to become a member now, and join us out in the field for our 2023 season. Your gift supports our mission to protect Wisconsin’s lands, waters, and wildlife, and will ensure you are on the mailing list for the 2023 Field Trip Guidebook.

What makes our Field Trips special?

Our Field Trips generally run April through October each year and highlight the best of Wisconsin’s natural world. We offer unique opportunities for all ages to explore Wisconsin’s lands, waters, and wildlife by foot, bike, and boat.

Our Field Trips are led by top-notch naturalists who share their love and knowledge of Wisconsin’s lands, waters, and wildlife. Enjoy up-close experiences to Wisconsin’s natural world and learn about the critical conservation work being done to protect it.

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Join us for unique, nature-based travel experiences led by local conservation experts.

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Christine Tanzer

Christine Tanzer

Field Trip Program Director

(608) 409-3123

Christine has been at the helm of NRF's Field Trip program since 1997. She has coordinated over 3,000 trips, helping tens of thousands of people explore Wisconsin's most special places.

Banner photo by Becky Brockman-Schneider.