• This is the peak of the "Aster Show" at Crossroads. Just how many shades of purple are there?
Pollinator Pals

Looking Ahead: Planting for Pollinators

By Coggin Heeringa | June 26, 2023 |

Again this year, Crossroads at Big Creek is deeply involved in restoration, and starting this summer, one of our projects will be to restore the Bird and Butterfly/Pollinator Garden at…

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Crossing the finish at the 2023 Crossroads Trail Run

2023 Trail Run Recap

By Crossroads Learning Center | June 20, 2023 |

A trail run for the books! A record (or near-record) 392-registrant crowd enjoyed the fabulous, family-friendly, 14th-annual Crossroads Trail Run on Saturday. The weather was perfect, the new route was…

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Crossroads Seeks New Executive Director; Hauser to Lead Development Efforts

By Crossroads Learning Center | June 15, 2023 |

Crossroads at Big Creek is pleased to announce that Executive Director Laurel Hauser will soon transition into the role of development director as the nonprofit environmental organization continues to fulfill…

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Fish Tales 2023 Lecture Recordings

By Crossroads Learning Center | April 30, 2023 |

The 2023 Fish Tales Lecture Series brought the science of the Great Lakes Fisheries to Door County and beyond. Fish Tales is an educational lecture series hosted by Crossroads at…

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Community Science at Crossroads

By Crossroads Learning Center | April 25, 2023 |

Crossroads is connecting our community to scientific understanding in engaging ways. By becoming a community scientist, you can learn more about the ecology of the Door Peninsula and how to preserve it for the future.

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Bird Club

By Crossroads Learning Center | April 4, 2023 |

The trails conditions include: muddy, wet, icy, snowcovered, and bare. It’s spring at Crossroads. But that means there are birds on The Cove Estuary, raptors in the sky, and pike…

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The Pike Are Coming

By Crossroads Learning Center | March 29, 2023 |

Snowstorm. No pike. Hike canceled. April Fool’s! Actually, people have been seeing pike in Big Creek, the 2:00 Pike Hike is “a go,” but the weather is no joke. April…

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Women in the Sky

By Crossroads Learning Center | March 23, 2023 |

Trail Conditions: Hiking trails open,  but we will have snow most of the day. Women in the Sky To commemorate Women’ History Month, our  Saturday Science family program this week…

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World Water Day

By Crossroads Learning Center | March 17, 2023 |

Happy World Water Day Hiking Trails open. Migrating ducks in The Cove 10:00 Crossroads Book Club Celebrate Water Videos screened throughout the afternoon. “Where Waters Meet” Crossroads’ educational theme this…

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By Crossroads Learning Center | March 15, 2023 |

Trail Conditions:  Poor to Fair.Groomed  Monday. Some track are holding up, but many so wear and have bare spots. FISH TALES LECTURE:  Thursday at 7:00 In-person or available on Zoom…

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"At the doorstep to northern Door County sits a place so vast and varied that it defies description…This place is Crossroads at Big Creek"

Polly Fitz, Door County Living Philanthropy Issue 2022

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