Birding in Minnesota state parks

Birders in a Minnesota State Park.

Bird watching resources

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Minnesota state parks and recreation areas provide and preserve a variety of bird habitats, from the bogs of Lake Bemidji State Park to the prairies of Blue Mounds State Park. Grab your binoculars and hit the trails!

Events Calendar

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05/27/22Birding in the Big WoodsNerstrand Big Woods State Park
05/28/22Junior Naturalists Solve a Bird MysteryInterstate State Park
05/28/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
05/28/22Woodpecker WondersNerstrand Big Woods State Park
05/29/22Jr. Naturalist: Animal SignsItasca State Park
05/29/22Falcons Live!Frontenac State Park
06/04/22Take Flight! Spotting Spring Birds Itasca State Park
06/04/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
06/05/22Birdsong WalkJay Cooke State Park
06/09/22"In Flight Meal"Mille Lacs Kathio State Park
06/10/22Owls of MinnesotaMinneopa State Park
06/11/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
06/12/22Birdsong WalkJay Cooke State Park
06/18/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
06/25/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
06/25/22Prairie Trail Birding WalkFrontenac State Park
07/02/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
07/09/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
07/16/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
07/23/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
07/30/22Birding at Bear HeadBear Head Lake State Park
08/26/22Bird EcologyMinneopa State Park
08/27/22Pine Loop Birding WalkFrontenac State Park
09/03/22Birding for beginnersFort Snelling State Park
09/14/22The coming of autumnFort Snelling State Park

Birds of Minnesota State Parks

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A partnership between ornithologist and author Bob Janssen, Minnesota State Parks and Trails, and the Minnesota Nongame Wildlife Program, Birds of Minnesota State Parks offers maps, color photos and insider tips to help you find and identify over 300 bird species in Minnesota.