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A Unique Place from All Vantage Points
The Kickapoo Valley Reserve is an 8,600 acre tract of land located between the villages of La Farge and Ontario in southwestern Wisconsin. Its history, resources, administration, and recreational diversity make it unique - a place like no other.

We invite you to come see for yourself the many wonders of the Kickapoo Valley Reserve.  Here sandstone outcroppings tower over the Kickapoo River as you paddle its quiet waters, and native plants and animals abound in all seasons.  Whether you'd like to join us for a scheduled interpretive hike, adventure into the back country on your own, or simply stop and admire the beauty, the Kickapoo Valley Reserve welcomes you!

The Kickapoo Valley Reserve offers many activities that require registration.  Click the button below to register for hikes, workshops and events.

Equestrian and mountain bike trails are CLOSED for the season until May 1st, 2016

Hiking and Snowshoe Trails: OPEN  With a 6-8 inch snow base. When hiking or snowshoeing along the XC Ski Trails PLEASE use ungroomed edges.

Cross Country Ski Trails: GROOMED WITH TRACK SET.  Hikers and snowshoers, please use un-groomed edges of ski trails. 

Snowmobile Trails: in the KVR are OPEN AND GROOMED with a 5-7 inch snowbase.  Click here for statewide Snowmobile Trail information.  Riders should be prepared to slow down and be aware that there is a logging operation in progress on the south end of the KVR along the West Ridge Trail area. 

Fat Tire Bike Trails are OPEN. Click here for FBT information and map.

Join the 2016 Trail Challenge

REMINDER: The KVR property is open to public hunting. Hunters - know your target and what's beyond as trails and campsites are located throughout the property. ALWAYS respect the boundaries with private land. FAQ/Information sheets are available at the Visitor Center.

The Visitor Center Winter Hours are 8am-4:30pm Monday-Saturday. 

KRMB Agenda - January 21, 2016

(Updated 2/9/2016 9:52am)

One of the several ice caves
Berries on False Solomon Seal
A view overlooking the Kickapoo Valley Reserve
A hillside showing the start of changing leaves
KVR Visitor Center with a trillium
A does deer standing in a field
A Sandhill Crane in a field
A fall view across the prairie with hills in the background
A rock cliff along the Kickapoo River

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Kickapoo Valley Reserve | S3661 State Highway 131 | La Farge, Wisconsin 54639 
Phone: 608-625-2960 | FAX: 608-625-2962

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