things to do in mn

MN Nature Activities: Oct 08-14

MN Nature in St Paul, Minnesota, welcomes you to take a fall hike along the river bottoms of the great Mississippi, explore the North Country along the Red Pine Trail, and experience the cooling climate of fall. It’s a beautiful time to be in Minnesota. Get out there and enjoy it while it lasts because […]

Weekend Nature Activities: April 17–19

Early Arbor Day and Earth Day Celebrations are starting, everything is greening up! So there’s tons to do outside! If you attend one of these events, share it: Tweet #EarthDay2015 @MNnature  (All events free unless otherwise noted.)   Thursday, April 16 Arbor Day Tree Planting 6 pm Two fruit trees will be planted at 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 […]

Weekend Nature Activities: Oct. 31–Nov. 2

  Boo! Happy Halloween! Get out ‘n’ enjoy the brisk crisp Halloween weather! If you don’t find what suits your fancy here, check your local city Natural Resources or Parks website for holiday and weekend fun.     10/31 Track or Treat Bike Ride 10 pm Fixed-gear, $3 + sixer. Costume Time Bonus and Contest! […]

Weekend Nature Activities: Oct. 4–7

Weekend Nature Activities: Oct. 4–7 Trees are changing, birds migrating, flowers … blooming?! Bundle up, it’s fall in Minnesota! First snow is gonna be here tonight. Welcome it with some hot cocoa and a s’more or two by the campfire? Just an idea. Oh, and the wind, rain, snow don’t stop no hike ’round here. Put […]