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MN Nature Activities: March 13–20 Maple Syrup Time!

Happy spring equinox! The balance of light and dark means more time for fun in the outdoors! MN Nature has some ideas to help you enjoy the warming weather — starting with maple syrup tapping! March Madness = Maple Syrup Time Early spring in Minnesota is maple syrup tapping time! The freezing nights and cold […]

MN Nature Activities: Feb 19–29

Down south it may feel like the snow is out but up north the reports are good. Be sure to call the park or be prepared to hike instead of skiing or snowshoeing for events below. Listed events free unless otherwise noted (State parks require car stickers $5/day or $25/year).   * * * * […]

Weekend Nature Activities: Sept 4–7

Happy #LaborDayWeekend Minnesota … Enjoy these #MNnature activities! FREE unless otherwise mentioned!   ————09/05/2015———— Apple Orchards Pick your own, events, bakeries and more. Find a place near you at Minnesota Grown. Fall Hike 9 AM to 10:30 AM Course details: Join a park naturalist and learn how the floodplain forest transitions from a hot summer […]