Memorial weekend outdoor activities

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Events Calendar

05/26/17

Sibley State Park

Campfire Cooking 101

05/26/17 - 05/27/17

St. Croix State Park

Ecothermathon 5

05/26/17

St. Croix State Park

Pond Bingo, Ectothermathon 5

05/26/17

Whitewater State Park

Ghost Town Cemetery Field Trip

05/26/17

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenters Under the Pines: "Dollar a Day Boys" Music and Storytelling about the Civilian Conservation Corp with Bill Jamerson

05/26/17

Wild River State Park

Ribbet and Blues: Songs of Frogs and Toads

05/26/17

William O'Brien State Park

Mobile Art Gallery

05/27/17

Bear Head Lake State Park

Birding at Bear Head

05/27/17

Interstate State Park

Wildlife CSI Challenge

05/27/17

Interstate State Park

Remarkable River Mammals: Investigation Station

05/27/17

Jay Cooke State Park

Rock Talk Walk

05/27/17

William O'Brien State Park

Constellation Star Wheels!

05/27/17

William O'Brien State Park

A Starry Starry Night!

05/27/17

Fort Snelling State Park

Secret Mission: Bumblebee Spies

05/27/17

Jay Cooke State Park

Spring Wildflower Walk

05/27/17

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Stories in the Stars: Ojibwe Constellations

05/27/17

Gooseberry Falls State Park

In Search of Wildflowers with Bre

05/27/17

Gooseberry Falls State Park

The Boys who Built Gooseberry

05/27/17

Sibley State Park

Campfire Cook-Off

05/27/17

Sibley State Park

Voyaguer Canoe

05/27/17

Sibley State Park

Voyaguer Canoe

05/27/17

Sibley State Park

Voyaguer Canoe

05/27/17

Itasca State Park

Jr. Naturalist: The Great Animal Cover Up!

05/27/17

Afton State Park

Naturalist Tent - What Knot?

05/27/17

Afton State Park

Geocaching 101

05/27/17

Father Hennepin State Park

Special Program: Hunters of the Sky

05/27/17

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Kids' Activity: Makin' Tracks

05/27/17

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Special Program: Professional Photography Workshop

05/27/17

Forestville Mystery Cave State Park

Fossil Hike

05/27/17

Forestville Mystery Cave State Park

Stream Walk

05/27/17

Itasca State Park

Take Flight! Spotting Spring Birds

05/27/17

Blue Mounds State Park

The Blue Mounds Bison Story

05/27/17

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Pothole Tour

05/27/17

Interstate State Park

Slithering Snakes of Minnesota

05/27/17

Lake Shetek State Park

Are You In The Dark About The Dark?

05/27/17

St. Croix State Park

Live Reptile Program, Ectothermathon 5

05/27/17

St. Croix State Park

Frog Pond Splash, Ectothermathon 5

05/27/17

Fort Ridgely State Park

Historic Building Hike

05/27/17

Fort Ridgely State Park

Geocaching 101

05/27/17

Fort Ridgely State Park

Bird Ecology

05/27/17

Split Rock Creek State Park

Camping with the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Weather

05/27/17

Whitewater State Park

Fish Printing

05/27/17

Whitewater State Park

Make a Walking Stick

05/27/17

Whitewater State Park

Fossil Field Trip

05/27/17

Whitewater State Park

Whitewater's POW Camp

05/27/17

Itasca State Park

Wildflower Walk

05/27/17

Sakatah Singing Hills State Trails

Stop Invasive Garlic Mustard on the Sakatah Signing Hills State Trail!

05/27/17

Sibley State Park

Wood Ducks to Wood Chucks

05/27/17

Sibley State Park

Night Hike

05/27/17

Jay Cooke State Park

Junior Naturalist-Magnificent Monarchs

05/27/17

Buffalo River State Park

Dollar-A-Day Boys: Music and Storytelling about the CCC in Minnesota

05/27/17

Jay Cooke State Park

Life of a Voyageur!

05/27/17

Sibley State Park

Snapping Sensation

05/27/17

Wild River State Park

Leave it to Beavers

05/27/17

Wild River State Park

Snakes Alive!

05/27/17

Wild River State Park

Tales of Animal Folklore by the Campfire

05/27/17

Lake Carlos State Park

Fabulous Frogs- Story Time

05/27/17

Lake Carlos State Park

Animal Mysteries - Junior Naturalist

05/27/17

Tettegouche State Park

Primitive Fire Starting Skills - Drop In

05/27/17

Tettegouche State Park

Antlers and the Animals Who Wear Them

05/27/17

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

05/27/17

William O'Brien State Park

Mobile Art Gallery

05/27/17

Rice Lake State Park

Jupiter, Saturn, and the Moon

05/28/17

Whitewater State Park

Bird Banding Demonstration

05/28/17

Whitewater State Park

Pioneer, Old Time Music & Bluegrass Jam

05/28/17

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Julie and Bill Kaiser

05/28/17

Jay Cooke State Park

Early Bird Walk

05/28/17

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Trout Fishing

05/28/17

Lake Bemidji State Park

Lumberjacks--Music for Kids!

05/28/17

Lake Bemidji State Park

Dollar-A-Day Boys: Music and Storytelling about the CCC in Minnesota

05/28/17

Gooseberry Falls State Park

All About Rocks

05/28/17

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Geology Rocks Gooseberry

05/28/17

Sibley State Park

Ephemeral Flower Hike

05/28/17

Monson Lake State Park

Ephemeral Flower Hike

05/28/17

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Turtles & Snakes

05/28/17

Forestville Mystery Cave State Park

I Can Trout Fish

05/28/17

Forestville Mystery Cave State Park

Snakes of Forestville

05/28/17

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Pothole Tour

05/28/17

Big Stone Lake State Park

Who's living in the Bluebird House??

05/28/17

Lake Shetek State Park

A Fish's House: A MinnAqua Activity

05/28/17

Interstate State Park

Creatures of the Potholes: Investigation Station

05/28/17

Red River State Recreation Area

Birds & Blooms

05/28/17

St. Croix State Park

The Secret Code of Bees and Blooms, Ectothermathon 5

05/28/17

St. Croix State Park

Build a Bee House, Ectothermathon 5

05/28/17

Minneopa State Park

Archery in the Park

05/28/17

Minneopa State Park

Digital Photography

05/28/17

Minneopa State Park

Beaver Ecology

05/28/17

Whitewater State Park

Snakes of the Blufflands

05/28/17

Itasca State Park

Jr. Naturalist: Frogs and Toads

05/28/17

Sibley State Park

Leave it to Beavers

05/28/17

Sibley State Park

Mini Monsters

05/28/17

Sibley State Park

ABC's and 123's of Fishing

05/28/17

Jay Cooke State Park

St. Louis River Walk

05/28/17

Wild River State Park

Birding for Beginners

05/28/17

Wild River State Park

Aquatic Critter Catching

05/28/17

Wild River State Park

A Day at Lumberjack Camp

05/28/17

Lake Carlos State Park

Hidden Treasures- Geocaching

05/28/17

Lake Carlos State Park

Amazing Beavers- Campfire

05/28/17

Tettegouche State Park

Picnic Hike to the Cascades

05/28/17

William O'Brien State Park

A Special Birding Walk

05/28/17

William O'Brien State Park

Mobile Art Gallery

05/29/17

Sibley State Park

Sibley and the Civil War Guided Walk

05/29/17

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Pothole Tour

05/29/17

Interstate State Park

Make and Take a Fossil

05/29/17

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Falls View Hike

05/29/17

Bluestem Prairie SNA

Nature Bathing at Bluestem Prairie SNA

05/29/17

Wild River State Park

Intro to Geocaching

05/29/17

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Wildflowers of Kathio