Help us Write the Shack’s Next Chapters

Leopold Week  •  Programs and Events

The Aldo Leopold Foundation will be closed to the public for a private event on Saturday, September 30.

  • Updated self-guided tour

    A reimagined way to experience the Aldo Leopold Shack & Farm is here→

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  • Writing the Shack's Next Chapters

    The Aldo Leopold Foundation recently celebrated 40 years of conservation action and education!
    Help us write the next chapters of the foundation’s story!

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  • Celebrate the 75th Anniversary

    of A Sand County Almanac with a 2024 Phenology Calendar—this Special Edition is Available to Order Beginning September 15!

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  • Phenology and the Shack Journals Virtual Event

    Learn how to engage with seasonal events just like the Leopolds!→

  • News from the bookstore: First & Wildest and Stories from the Leopold Shack: Back in stock!

    Shop the online store for these beloved books and more!

    Shop Today
  • Book your Shack tour!

    Now through October; Self-Guided tours, Monday–Friday, 9 am–5pm; Saturday, 9 am–4 pm. Guided Tours Saturdays at 10 am.

    Book Now
  • 2023 Crane Season Tickets Available

    Tickets available for purchase!

    See the sandhill cranes congregating near the Wisconsin River→

    Reserve Your Spot

Who was Aldo Leopold?

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What is a Land Ethic?

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Land Ethics and Social Justice

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Fostering care of the land and community through the legacy of Aldo Leopold

June 2023 at the Shack

Polishing Leopold’s Crown Jewel

The last two years of the Leopold Foundation’s Writing Its Next Chapters Together campaign have brought about many structural and…

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Two Hearts of the Leopold-Pines Conservation Area

Field Notes 1 When you look at a natural landscape what do you see? Maybe you see an unadulterated expanse…

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Closed for a Private Event

Saturday, September 30

The Aldo Leopold Foundation Visitor Center along with the Shack and Farm will be closed for a Private Event. We…

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