mn weekend nature activities

Weekend Nature Activities: August 27–31

–––––––08/27/2015–––––– Geocaching 101 4 PM to 5 PM Join us on this modern day treasure hunt as we search for caches with a GPS unit. After learning how to use a GPS unit and what geocaching is all about, you’ll explore the park with us for hidden caches. GPS units are available. Jay Cooke State […]

Weekend Nature Activities: Aug. 7–9

It’s still summer! Enjoy the warm nights with all the fabulous nocturnal Minnesota critters: Dragonflies, racoons, bats, loons, wolves, deer, owls and others. AND the Perseid Meteor is back! What?! You just have to stay up late to see that!  *Events FREE unless otherwise mentioned   08/07/15 ———FRIDAY——— Minnesota Dragonfly Gathering 9–Noon, Every summer the […]

Weekend Nature Activities: Dec. 26–31

Check with parks first before heading out for any snow-related activities. It’s pretty brown round town, although . . . it may snow tonight!   Saturday 27th Intro to Ice Fishin 9–4 pm Join a naturalist to load up a sled and hike 1.7 miles on groomed trail to Mic Mac Lake. Check in at […]