Get Outdoors in Chilton, WI

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Anyone from Appleton to Green Bay and beyond that’s looking to get outdoors in Chilton, WI will find a fantastic selection of things to do and see. That could mean anything from a strenuous hike to a pleasant game of golf, with just a few outdoor highlights including:

  • Ledge View Nature Center
  • Meuer Farm
  • Killsnake Wildlife Area
  • Hickory Hills Country Club
  • Morrissey Park

Enjoy Some of the Best Outdoor Things to do in Chilton

  • Ledge View Nature Center: This 105-acre park and interpretive center features 2.5 miles of hiking and cross-country ski trails, a 60-foot observation tower, an arboretum, butterfly garden, and several cave complexes accessible via guided tour. The nature center offers school programs and the interpretive center provides interactive exhibits.
  • Meuer Farm: A great one for young families, Meuer Farm is only a short drive from Manitowoc, and focuses on using sustainable crop growing methods and traditional free-range farming. They offer educational presentations on everything from beekeeping to strawberry growing, and you’ll also enjoy hayrides and an activity area for kids of all ages.
  • Killsnake Wildlife Area: For a wide array of recreational opportunities, you can’t ignore Killsnake Wildlife Area. You can go canoeing on the Manitowoc River, enjoy cross country skiing during the winter, hike over hundreds of yards of prairie, view birds like short-eared owls and rough-legged hawks, and go hunting for pheasant, waterfowl, and more.
  • Hickory Hills Country Club: Sometimes enjoying the great outdoors can be a more sophisticated experience than walking across the backcountry of Manitowoc. Visit Hickory Hills Country Club for a mature 18-hole golf course just one mile north of Chilton. Hone your skills on their driving range, then stop by the bar and grill once you’re done.
  • Morrissey Park: If you simply want to get some fresh air and let the kids blow off some steam, why not head to Morrisey Park? Set right in the heart of Chilton across 12 acres, this community-built park provides a fantastic playground for the young ones, plus soccer fields and basketball courts for your older kids.

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There Are Outdoor Activities in and Around Chilton for the Whole Family to Enjoy

Here at Vande Hey Brantmeier, we’re more than just your local source for new vehicles and used models. We’re as happy to talk through local race tracks and hotels as we are to arrange a test drive in one of our new models. Simply contact us today to find out more about how to get around Sheboygan and Fond Du Lac. We can help you find more fun ways to explore Wisconsin, from summer events here in Chilton to planning a weekend in Green Bay.


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