Lapham Peak Tower
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Friends Mission

Lapham Peak Friends is a nonprofit group dedicated to supporting and promoting the Southern
Kettle Moraine State Forest – Lapham Peak Unit in a variety of ways. Some of the activities
include sponsoring or promoting special projects, organizing volunteer work days and offering
additional services to park visitors.

LPF formed in 1989 as a nonprofit organization. The first project was to raise funds and enlist
volunteers dedicated to lighting the 2.5 mile ski trail. Here are a few other projects LPF has
supported or are currently supporting:

  • Developed Disabled Accessible Trail
  • Funded Trecker Lodge – fireplace, furniture, rubber flooring, trail lights down to the
    shelter and windmill
  • Built kiosks around the park
  • Provided some grooming equipment
  • Fundraising for snow making project


  • Lapham Loppet – Jan.
  • Candlelight Ski/Hikes- Jan./Feb.
  • Weekly Nordic Ski Series – Jan.-Feb.
  • Colorama – Oct.
  • Annual general meeting – Nov.
  • Member Outings:
    • Work Days
    • Adopt-A-Trail Clean-up on Glacial Drumlin Trail
    • Bluebird Trail Monitoring
    • Butterfly Garden Assistance
    • Prairie Restoration
    • Garlic Mustard Pulls
    • Snow making Committee