Naturalist Programs and Activities


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

08/26/16

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Loons

08/26/16

Itasca State Park

Historic CCC Buildings Walk

08/26/16

Itasca State Park

Old Timer's Cabin, Open Tour

08/26/16

Itasca State Park

Junior Park Naturalist: Stripes, Quills, and Smells Hike

08/27/16

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

08/27/16

Itasca State Park: Meet at the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center.

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

08/30/16

Itasca State Park: Meet at the new Itasca Campus Center located on the Itasca Biological Station campus (along Main Park Drive, watch for signs).

Itasca's Mysteries in History: The Itasca Biological Station

08/30/16

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Hummingbirds

08/31/16

Itasca State Park

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

08/31/16

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Bobcats

08/31/16

Itasca State Park

Junior Naturalist: Leaf Art

08/31/16

Itasca State Park

Owls, Campfire

09/01/16

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: T is for Trees

09/01/16

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Loons

09/02/16

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Great Blue Herons

09/02/16

Itasca State Park

Historic CCC Buildings Walk

09/02/16

Itasca State Park

Old Timer's Cabin, Open Tour

09/02/16

Itasca State Park

Jr. Naturalist: Animals of the Forest Walk

09/03/16

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

09/03/16

Itasca State Park

Geocaching 101

09/03/16

Itasca State Park

Animal Senses, Campfire

09/04/16

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Black Bear

09/04/16

Itasca State Park

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

09/14/16

Itasca State Park

Historic Civilian Conservation Corp Buildings Talk and Walk

09/24/16

Itasca State Park: Meet at the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center

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: Meet at the North Country Trail Head at the South Entrance Itasca State Park (along Highway 71) at 12:30 p.m. to car pool to the trailhead.

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: Meet outside Forest Inn (across from Douglas Lodge in 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: Meet at the North Country Trail Head at the South Entrance Itasca State Park (along Highway 71)

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