Although The Aldo Leopold Foundation is currently closed to visitors through March, start planning now to make your pilgrimage to the Shack, we’re working hard to get it ready for you and others. Can’t wait to see you!

  • Join Us March 4-13

    Explore Your Sense of Place this Leopold Week! Re-connect with the land through food, history, prose, photography, recreation, and land care.

  • Track Seasonal Changes on Your Land!

    A limited quantity restock of the 2022 Phenology Calendar is now available. Secure your copy before they’re gone! →

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  • Support Leopold’s Land Ethic Everywhere You Go This Winter!

    Stay warm and cozy during your phenology outings. →


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


A Queen by Nature

After learning the news, by telephone, that Sharon had died, I searched for her obituary.  I needed the written words…

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My First Fall with Cranes 

  “Our ability to perceive quality in nature begins, as in art, with the pretty. It expands through successive stages…

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Leopold Week2022: Explore Your Sense of Place!

Friday, March 4

Join us for a week of FREE virtual programming! We invite you to Explore Your Sense of Place this Leopold…

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