• The Most Spectacular Migration Is Upon Us!

  • The Great Minnesota State Park Challenge!

  • Community Roadside Partnership Engages Youth

  • Education Adventures!

  • Weekend Nature Activities

MN Nature Activities: Jan 1-7, 2018

Happy New Year, Minnesota! You came in with a brrr so many annual first-day hikes have been cancelled, but there is plenty to enjoy in the coming days. Just think, every day is a bit sunnier and bit longer than the last now! Have you strapped on the snowshoes this year? If not, or if […]

Dressing for Cold Weather

When walking in cold weather, you need to dress in layers that will wick away moisture, insulate from the cold, and keep out the wind and rain. From head to toe and inside to outside, here is what to wear. DRY + Warm + Shield DRY  Inner layer (next to the skin): Your base layer […]

MN Nature Activities: Dec 10-17

Happy winter! MN Nature in St Paul, MN, is thrilled to be chilled. Wildlife is getting ready to hibernate if they haven’t already. Also, it’s that time of year when you can save energy costs by storing your beer outside (before the January freeze comes along and it’s too cold outside to do that). And […]

The Great Minnesota State Park Challenge!

It’s time to get out and EXPLORE! Two hikers will be embarking on a great adventure to visit all of the Minnesota State Parks. Their stories will be shared here. Post your own experiences and more on facebook @MNnature. Happy trails! #MNnature Meet the Explorers:   Christopher Carlisle Raised in the farmlands of Indiana, Chris […]

MN Nature Activities: Nov 12-18

MN Nature in St Paul, Minnesota, is super stoked to get you outside! Events here are FREE unless otherwise noted. We focus on free and offer you this compiled list for free because, well, we’re awesome. And you are, too. And so is nature. Let’s all bask in our awesomeness together. #MNnature Remember, it’s still […]