Mequon Nature Preserve
Mequon Nature Preserve is 438 acres in size and has over five miles of trails, an observation tower, and an education center. The PieperPower Education Center, located at 8200 West County Line Road, Mequon, Wisconsin, is MNP's hub for indoor activities and community programs. The City of Mequon leases the property for $1 a year to a non-profit, tax-exempt friends group, Mequon Natre Preserve, Inc. MNP Inc. provides hands-on science classes to thousands of Milwaukee area school children and has set out to restore the beech maple forest and wooded wetlands that existed on the property ini the early 1800's. All programs and activities are funded by charitable contributions.