Conservation Park Events

Conservation staff and volunteers host a number of events, workshops and projects throughout the year, including guided nature walks April through October.

Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday, May 22, 2021
    10:00am to 11:30am

    Bird & Nature Outing | Edna Taylor | May 22

    Spring Migrants with Chuck Henrikson ~ IMPORTANT: Following guidance from Public Health Madison & Dane County, Madison Parks is supporting the volunteer-led Bird & Nature Outings. Participation is limited to the first 20 people. Masks are required and must be worn at all times. Please practice social distancing with members outside of your household. Self-guided walks are encouraged any … Read more

  • Wednesday, June 9, 2021
    6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Conservation Park Tour | Meadow Ridge & Cherokee Marsh - Mendota

    Walk with conservation staff and learn how volunteer efforts and deer population management are yielding a more sustainable plant community in Meadow Ridge and Cherokee Marsh, Mendota Unit conservation parks.   Meet at Meadow Ridge Park, 4002 Meadow Valley Drive Conservation Park Tours are a staff-guided, easy walk held seasonally at various conservation parks. These events are free to attend, … Read more



A Conservation Tour Group

Owen Park in Fall