Naturalist Programs and Activities


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Find naturalist activities in other Minnesota state parks and recreation areas on the statewide events calendar!

02/13/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Old Time Ice Harvest- 125 Years

02/20/16

Itasca State Park

Owl Hooting Snowshoe Hike: Exploring the North Country Trail at Dusk- 125 Miles

02/20/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Lantern Lit/Candlelight Snowshoe and Ski Event

02/20/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Lori Goulet Reich

03/15/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: P is for Pines

03/19/16

Itasca State Park

Spring Equinox Snowshoe Hike: Exploring the North Country Trail and Sibilant Lake

04/02/16

Itasca State Park

Our Mississippi Educator Workshop

04/12/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: E is for Eggs

04/30/16

Itasca State Park

Laurentian Divide Vista Hike: Exploring the North Country Trail and the Mississippi/Red River watershed

05/21/16

Itasca State Park

Spring Wildflower Hike: Exploring the North Country Trail and Itasca's Westerly Woods

05/28/16

Itasca State Park

Take Flight! Spotting Spring Birds

06/04/16

Itasca State Park

National Trails Day Glacial Hills Hike: Exploring the North Country Trail and Itasca State Park

06/04/16

Itasca State Park

Take Flight! Spotting Spring Birds

06/08/16

Itasca State Park

Learn the Skill of Fly Casting! Mini-workshop

06/11/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca State Park Centennial Wagon Train Reunion

06/15/16

Itasca State Park

Learn the Skill of Fly Casting! Mini-workshop

06/16/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: F is for Frogs

06/18/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Tim Eggebraaten

06/22/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: Itasca's Zoo

06/23/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: B is for Bugs

06/25/16

Itasca State Park

Lady-slippers of Itasca: Exploring the North Country Trail and Itasca's Orchids

06/29/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: Douglas Lodge- Minnesota's Own Resort

06/30/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: U is for Up

07/06/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: The Secrets of Pine Ridge and the 3 C's Camps Bike Tour

07/07/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: D is for Dragonfly

07/13/16

Itasca State Park

Paddling the Route of Schoolcraft Canoe/Kayak Tour: Exploring the North Country Trail and Lake Itasca

07/14/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: M is for Monarch Butterflies

07/24/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Jim and Molly Bauer

07/27/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: Vacation Playland- Bygone Resorts of Itasca, Car Tour

07/28/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: O is for Otters

08/03/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: All Aboard to the Mallard Ghost Town, Car Tour

08/04/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: H is for Happy Birthday, Itasca!

08/10/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: The Jefferson Highway

08/11/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: M is for Mississippi River

08/17/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: "Who Stole My Cheese?!" The Mississippi River Survey Marker

08/20/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Basement Brass

08/24/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: The Lind Saddle Trail Marker Mystery

08/27/16

Itasca State Park

10th Annual North Country Hiking Fest: Take on the Challenge!

08/31/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: Life of a Wilderness Forest Ranger at Nicollet Cabin

09/01/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: T is for Trees

09/04/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Jim and Molly Bauer

09/24/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's 9th Annual Autumn Harvest Festival and Lantern Lit Hike: Making Itasca Memories

09/24/16

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Jim and Molly Bauer

10/01/16

Itasca State Park

Fall Colors Vista Hike: Exploring the North Country Trail and the Mississippi River Watershed

10/11/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: S is for Skunks

11/15/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: W is for Woodpeckers

11/19/16

Itasca State Park

Discovering the Civilian Conservation Corps: Exploring the North Country Trail and Itasca along the Dr. Roberts Trail

12/03/16

Itasca State Park

Wildlife Tracking Hike: Exploring the North Country Trail in Early Winter