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Nature Activities: Aug 29–Sept 4

MN Nature in St Paul, MN, shares free outdoor activities and volunteer opportunities around the state of Minnesota every week of the year. Learn, explore, conserve, and pass on the love of the outdoors. We’re embarking on the ideal times of the year in Minnesota, when cooler nights allow for campfires and warm sunny days […]

MN Nature Activities: Aug 22–28

MN Nature in St Paul, Minnesota, has family-friendly outdoor activities planned for the entire year. Peak summer events are happening now. They include pollinator events and volunteer opportunities, late-night concerts and wildlife presentations, and Beaver Bingo. Yea, that’s right—-don’t miss out on the Beaver Bingo at Sibley State Park. What better reason is there for […]

Nature Activities: Aug 15–21

This week’s fun, free outdoor activities in Minnesota include pollinator and flower hikes as well as a monarch festival. August is the time when butterflies and pollinators are busy fluttering about and enjoying the warm weather. We get to enjoy their colorful presence and celebrate all they do for us—like making our vegetables and food […]

MN Nature Activities: Aug 8–14

Poké Regulations — Do Pokemons live in Minnesota parks? Yes they do! Of course, for outdoor enthusiasts finding them is called: Pokéhunt. Minnesota does not require a permit (yet). Harvest to your heart’s content. Free Outdoor Activities Join the MN DNR, Federal Fish & Wildlife, City Parks & Rec, and more throughout the summer for free […]

MN Nature Activities: August 1–7

Want to help the bees thrive in Minnesota? Ever thought of being a backyard beekeeper? Wild River State Park has an informative presentation for Minnesota beekeepers (and wannabeekeepers!). Learn, grow, and give back in the great outdoors of #MNnature.   08/06/16 Community Fishing Days 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Fish the NW corner of Centennial […]