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Weekend Nature Activities: April 10–12

Ready or not—it’s migration time! The first returning Robins and Starlings are showing up in flocks in St. Paul. If maple march madness didn’t get you feeling springy then get outside this weekend to experience the great April unthaw and return of the song birds! Saturday, April 11 Early Signs of Spring Photo Hike 6:30–8:30 […]

Weekend Nature Activities: Jan. 16–19, 2015

Candlelit trails, hot cocoa, bonfires, the Minnesota Boat Show . . . Ahh, Minnesota in January is dreamy. And this weekend is Take A Kid Ice Fishing statewide! Anglers 16 and older do not need a license if they are accompanied by a child younger than 16 and are actively participating in Take-A-Kid Ice Fishing […]

Weekend Nature Activities: May 16–18

It’s migration time! Don’t forget to review the bird checklist for the park you visit this weekend: HERE. Friday, May 16 May 16, Evening Exploration Walk 8–9 p.m. Explore your nighttime senses—”listen like an owl, smell like a wolf” and . . . “taste lightening bug candy”?! Interstae Park has gone wild (nice pun, aye). […]

Weekend Nature Activities: April 11–13

April 10–12, Introduction to Backpacking, open to all 6:30 p.m., Location 4.10: Tradition Creek (West 7th, St. Paul) 10 a.m., Location 4.12: Crosby Farm (qualifies scouts for the Backpacking Merit Badge) April 12, Citywide Spring Cleanup 8:30 a.m. Registration, 9 a.m. Kickoff Celebrations, 9:15 a.m. Cleanup begins! Click here to sign-up to volunteer and learn more about the event […]