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Nashotah Park in Nashotah

Activities: Birding, Cross-Country Skiing, Hiking, Picnicking, Snowshoeing, Wildlife Viewing


This 444-acre Waukesha County Park is nestled within a glacial terrain of rolling hills, woodlands, wetlands, and grasslands that offer habitat for a variety of wildlife. The landscape features two natural lakes, oak forest, oak savanna, open fields, a cedar glade, and areas of open marsh.


A 10-kilometer multiple loop trail system is groomed in winter for classic and skate style cross-country skiing, with a separate trail for snowshoeing.


Due to the variety of landscapes, Nashotah Park has an outstanding array of songbirds.

Identified as an ebird hotspot. Amenities include a sledding hill, volleyball courts, picnic areas, reserve-able shelters, restrooms and two dog exercise areas.


Entrance fee or Waukesha County Parks sticker required.



For more information go to Waukesha County Parks website.

For Waukesha County Parks map click here.

Story link: “Nashotah Park: A lovely winter day in April!!” at Urban Wilderness.


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W330 N5113 C.T.H. C
53058, Nashotah, WI, US