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. 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).
This wildlife area is the largest in the state and features 33,000 acres of recreational opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Hunters can hunt bear, deer, ducks, geese, and small game. Plenty of hiking is available within the wildlife area. Bird watching is always spectacular-273 species of birds have been recorded here. A $2 million Education and Visitors Center opened in 2005.
Type of Use:
DescriptionThe 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.