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VISITOR CENTER HOURS: 8 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Saturday; Closed Sundays and Holidays.
HUNTING: The KVR is open to public hunting. Hunters please be aware of your target and beyond; do not shoot near trails or campsites; do not trespass on to private land. Hunting etiquette and care of the Reserve helps the traditions continue on public lands. Be safe and leave no trace of your visit.
SNOW SPORT REPORT: Click here for winter trails map
- Cross Country Ski Trails: NOT RECCOMENDED Rain on 1/10 & 1/16 severly degraded ski trails. Ski at your own risk; will re-groom after next snowfall
- Snow Shoeing/Winter Hiking: OPEN but ICY Please do not hike or snowshoe on the groomed area of the ski trail. Hiking is allowed year-round but use caution and please let us know of problem spots.
- Fat Tire Bike Trails: CLOSED (see map for designated trails and weather condition parameters)
- Snowmobile Trails in the KVR: CLOSED Click here for Vernon County Trails Status
TRAILS: Equestrian and Bike trails are CLOSED for the season.
RIVER: Although the Kickapoo will look frozen during the winter, crossing it is dangerous; the current and debris make for unsafe conditions and recent rain/thaw/re-freeze events have made it worse than other years.