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New Nature Valley App

Visitors have a new way to explore the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge with the introduction of the Discover Nature App, a mobile tour guide and scavenger-hunt-style trivia game. The debut comes with many firsts, including Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge being the first refuge in the Midwest to offer the app, and the first in the nation to […]

Volunteer: Adopt a Garden in Historic St Paul

MN Nature in St Paul, MN, would like to invite you to Adopt a Garden or Tree Plot along Little Bohemia Trail. There are 30 pollinator gardens with perennials that beautify a popular biking and pedestrian trail along 35e. It is on the Mississippi River bluffs. Pollinator Garden Plots Sizes: 1) Approx 2ft x 10ft […]

MN Nature Activities: March 4-10

MN Nature in St Paul, Minnesota, is helping you enjoy March, and maple syrup season! This is the time of year when the sun feels warmer outside, maple sap starts flowing, the days are getting longer, and you may start hearing more bird songs on the trail! Soak it in and enjoy these last days […]

MN Nature Activities Feb 18-24

02/18/18 Maple Syrup Refresher 1-2:30 Spring is right around the corner and in the coming weeks Fort Snelling State Park will be very busy tapping trees, collecting sap, making maple syrup, and teaching people all about the process! If you’ve attended one of our programs in the past and need a refresher, or are interested […]

MN Nature Activities Feb 11-17

MN Nature in St Paul, MN, provides FREE outdoor activities year-round. Many are family-friendly nature activities. Most are outdoors, so Dress for the weather! Events at state parks will require a state park permit on your vehicle (daily and annual passes for sale upon entrance into park). Enjoy winter in Minnesota! 02/11/18 Leafless Trees 1-2 […]