Wyalusing State Park and Wyalusing Walnut Forest State Natural Area
Located at the confluence of the
Mississippi and Wisconsin Rivers,
Wyalusing is one of the best places
along the river for birding. The 2,628-acre park offers a diversity of habitat
that attracts many bird species. Within
Directions: Traveling south from Prairie du Chien, cross the Wisconsin River on Hwy 18/35. Turn west on Cty C for 3.5 miles, then west on Cty. X for 1.1 miles, then north on the park road for 1.7 miles to the nature center parking lot. Pick up a park map at the park office.
Gazetteer: Page 24, A-1 (prior to 10th edition). | Page 82, F-3 (10th edition).
Signature Species: Red-shouldered Hawk, Kentucky and Prothonotary Warblers, Yellow-breasted Chat, Turkey Vultures and Whip-poor-wills.
Seasonality: Open all year.
Parking: Paved lots throughout property.
Nearest food & Lodging: Park has electric/non-electric sites for camping, or in Prairie du Chien 6 miles north, or in Bagley 1 mile north.
Fee: State park vehicle admission sticker required.