George Mead Wildlife Area

  • S 2148 County Highway S
  • Milladore, WI 54454
  • (715) 457-6771
  • Details
  • Amenities
  • Meeting Facilities
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  • This wildlife area is the third largest in the state and features 33,000 acres of recreational opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Hunt bear, deer, ducks, geese and small game. Bikers and hikers can enjoy biking and walking a 6.5-mile trail May 15-September 1. Bird watching is always spectacular, 268 species of birds have been recorded here. Directions from Stevens Point: take Hwy. 10 West, 1/2 mile west of the Village of Milladore; turn north on Hwy. S-6.2 miles to Mead (look for signs).
  • Group Friendly
    Trails
    Group Friendly
    • Availability: Year Round
    • Cost: No Charge
    • Features: This wildlife area is the third largest in the state and features 30,000 acres of recreational opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Hunters can hunt bear, deer, ducks, geese, and small game. Bikers and hikers can enjoy a 6.5 mile trail May 15-Sept 1. Bird watching is always spectacular-268 species of birds have been recorded here. A $2 million Education and Visitors Center opened in 2005.
    General
    • Dogs Allowed:
    • Trail Surface:
      • Boardwalk
      • Crushed Granite
      • Natural Trail
    • Type of Use:
      • Biking
      • Hiking
      • Multi-use
  • Facility Info
    • Description The Stanton W. Mead Education & Visitor Center is a state-owned building which may be used by a variety of groups & organizations for many different purposes. The library room seats 12-15 and the classroom seats 80, with tables seats 66.
    • Floorplan File Floorplan File
    • Banquet Capacity 80
    • Number of Rooms 2