Fox Wisconsin Heritage Parkway

A non-profit organization dedicated to the improvement and preservation of the Fox and Wisconsin Rivers.

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Next Step is to Set up the Reservation System

We had an amazing Open House! Over 160 people came to visit us on November 20th! If you were wanting to come but unable to join us that day, please get in contact with us – we are happy to walk you through the house. For the coming month, we will be turning our attention

    Move-In Pizza Party at the Lock House In Little Chute

    YOU BRING THE MUSCLE……AND WE WILL BRING THE SANDWICHES AND REFRESHMENTS!! MOVE-IN Party at the Lock House In Little Chute! We are so excited to be scheduling a Move-In Party!!! Can you believe it? We started with wonderful volunteers tearing out the old in April 2014, and 18 months later it is time to move

      Work Starts Up Again at the Lock House at Little Chute

      After working on the house for a day and a half each week for the better part of a year, most of our dedicated volunteers took a big chunk on the summer off. Hopefully, they replaced the time at the house with more time on the water or on the trails. They more than deserved

        Monday, June 22 Starts WE BIKE, Etc. Adventure through the Parkway

        June 22 – July 1, 2015 Everyone at the Parkway is so excited to been chosen by experienced bikers Peter and Tracy Flucke, of WE BIKE, Etc. as a summer biking destination. Peter and Tracy have planned on biking both banks of the entire Parkway system following the Lower Fox River, Upper Fox River, Winnebago pool

          As we Near the End of the Year

          Even on the Friday after Christmas, John, Jeff, Terry, Dave & Mike showed up to work at the lock house! Progress was made, and then we took time to meet across the street for pizza and beer. It was very nice! And out of that came this timeline: Four strips of salvage baseboard need to

            2015 Project Focus Areas

            We had a passionate and productive planning session in November, and have come to the following decisions as to what 2015 is going to be about for the Parkway. If your favorite project is not listed, it doesn’t mean we won’t tackle it. We just agreed to accomplish this list first, but as something comes

              Fox-Wisconsin Heritage Parkway Opens Office in History Museum at the Castle

              HERITAGE PARKWAY ESTABLISHES HEADQUARTERS IN DOWNTOWN APPLETON New Office will be Located in Lower Level of History Museum at the Castle Press Release APPLETON, Wis., (September 29, 2014) — The Fox-Wisconsin Heritage Parkway is taking the next step in its efforts to preserve history, improve access and support sustainability along the 280-mile water trail.  The

                25th Anniversary Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Sept. 14th – Spring Green

                The Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board is hosting an event to commemorate the signing of the legislation that created the Riverway and Riverway Board in 1989. Sunday, September 14th at 1:00 p.m. (Social time begins at noon) Where: Wisconsin Riverside Resort S13220 Shifflet Road, Spring Green More Information

                  Prairie du Sac Dam 100th Anniversary – Sept. 12-14th

                  Prairie du Sac Dam 100th Anniversary Celebration A party like this comes around once every one hundred years! September 12-14, 2014 Tripp Heritage Museum located at 565 Water Street More Information Flyer Page 1 Flyer Page 2  

                    Boat USA Foundation offers a NEW Clean Boating Course

                    Boat USA Foundation is a new course this month to the BoatUS Foundation’s Online Learning Center! Their new Clean Boating Course will cover everything from pumpouts and waste management to invasive species and keeping your boat and trailer clean. And the best part about this new course is that it is absolutely free. Sign Up Today

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