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MN Nature Week Activities May 13-20, AKA “Take a Mom Fishing Weekend”

(2018) MN Nature in St Paul, Minnesota, has some fun FREE outdoor activities in store for you! In May we think of cherry blossoms, flowering crab apples, pink redbuds, and fragrant lilacs (featured photo by The Symmetric)—and, of course, moms . . . and in Minnesota, that means FISHING OPENER! Happy mother’s day! Mother’s Day […]

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 […]

MN Nature Activities: March 27–April 3

Check out the custom fishing rod workshop coming up April 1. All events listed are free, unless otherwise noted.   Sunday, March 27 03/27/16 Maple Syruping in Your Backyard 1–2:30 PM Join us for our annual “Maple Syruping in Your Backyard” workshop. Learn about the natural history of maple trees, and the history of making […]

Great Backyard Bird Count—Starts Today!

This is a great way to get to know what creatures share the land with you——and anyone across the entire world can do this! Just observe for 15 minutes or so from Feb. 15 to! I find the birds at my house most vocal in the morning. How to count: CLICK HERE Data form to […]