Jacobus Park Nature Trail

Jacobus Park Nature Trail is a outstanding example of an undisturbed woodland environment remaining in the highly developed urban setting of metropolitan Milwaukee.

photo: photo from Milwaukee County Park System Type: Nature Trail
Length: 0.90 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: City, Town, or County
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Directions

Location: Jacobus Park, 6501 W. Hillside Ln. Wauwatosa, WI, At Jacobus Park in Wawautosa south side of Menominee River between Hawley Road and north 68th Street.

States: Wisconsin
Counties: Milwaukee
Latitude: 43.044089   Longitude: -87.996559

At Jacobus Park in Wawautosa south side of Menominee River between Hawley Road and north 68th Street.

Description

Jacobus Park in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, is an outstanding example of an undisturbed woodland environment remaining in the highly developed urban setting of metropolitan Milwaukee. With more than 160 native species surveyed, among them several state-listed Threatened and Endangered Species, it is a unique natural outdoor classroom for schoolchildren and area citizens.

Additional Details

Width: 72 inches.
Primary Surface: Asphalt
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 1%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 2006

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Ramsey Radakovich
Dep Regional Manager-Forestry/Trails/Playgrounds
Milwaukee Country Park System
9480 Watertown Plank Road
Wauwatosa , WI 53226
(414) 257-4887
Ramsey.Radakovich@milwcnty.com
http://www.countryparks.com

 

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