mn state parks

MN Nature Week Activities: Nov 10-18

MN Nature in St Paul, MN, brightens your day with outdoor adventures. Feel like November grays are getting you down? Then it’s time to get outside! Get your heart rate up, listen to the sounds of nature, cross paths with other nature enthusiasts. It’s just the ticket to turn blah into blam! (Is that a […]

Great MN State Park Challenge: Afton State Park

Afton State Park 6959 Peller Ave S, Hastings, MN 55033   I fell in love with Afton State Park on this leisurely 4-mile hike. As a park close to the cities, I’ve grossly underestimated the beauty offered here. It was a great place to start the “Great Minnesota State Park Challenge!” Hash tag that 🙂 […]

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 […]

Weekend Nature Activities: Dec 15–22

Enjoy the quietness of winter, the darkness of winter . . . for as of December 22, the winter solstice 2015, there will be increasing light with each new day.   This week . . . Dec 12–20 43rd Annual Folkways of the Holidays $$$ $8 ages 18-64, $5 ages 2-17 and 65+, Children under […]