Hixon Forest Hot Spot – Take a Hike with Land Management in Mind

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Take a Hike with Land Management in Mind

Guided Hike with Friends of the Blufflands & Leave No Trace 


If you have ever hiked the woods or walked a prairie and wondered how land owners or land managers would sustainably utilize an area, then come walk from the Lower Hixon Forest to Lookout Prairie to ask your questions and talk about the management options for: invasive species, timber stand improvements, timber harvesting, savanna restoration, prescribed burning, seed collecting, mushroom cultivation and more. 


Date: Saturday, September 18

Time: 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm 

Where: Lower Hixon Parking Lot (800 Milson Court, La Crosse WI)

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Required gear: Sturdy walking shoes, water, snacks, bug repellent

Recommended gear: sunscreen, hat, 

Hike Leader: Sunshine Love


Limited to 15 people. Sign up early!


Advance registration is required. If you do not receive a registration confirmation email, please contact courses@LNT.org or check your junk/spam folder.


Friends of the Blufflands is a nonprofit based in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Our mission is to promote sound conservation practices in the Coulee Region blufflands and to be a voice for a wide variety of blufflands users who value the area blufflands for the increased quality of life they provide.


COVID-19 Updates: All participants are asked to follow CDC guidelines and state and local requirements regarding Covid precautions. See the following links for more information:


WI Department of Health Services 

City of La Crosse 


Questions? Contact Tracy Rudi, rudit@cityoflacrosse.org 

September 18th, 2021 4:30 PM through  7:00 PM
Lower Hixon Parking Lot (800 Milson Court, La Crosse WI)
United States