The Bird Sanctuary

Situated on the rolling glacial outwash sand plain that extends from Burnett to Bayfield counties, the property features a large pine barrens with widely scattered clumps of jack pine, northern pin oak (hill’s oak), and occasional red (norway) pine. The plant community is characteristic of the presettlement vegetation that once covered much of northwestern Wisconsin.

Viewing Blind

The Sharptail viewing blind is available for reservation from mid-April to early May.