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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07/26/21Feathered Friends Scavenger HuntInterstate State Park
07/28/21"In Flight Meal"Mille Lacs Kathio State Park
07/28/21Birding WalkGlacial Lakes State Park
07/29/21Floodplain Forest ForayFort Snelling State Park
07/30/21Friday Night HikesBuffalo River State Park
07/31/21Roadkill Cafe: Turkey VulturesWhitewater State Park
08/01/21Birding in the Big WoodsNerstrand Big Woods State Park
08/05/21Floodplain Forest ForayFort Snelling State Park
08/06/21Birding for beginnersFort Snelling State Park
08/06/21Great Birds of the Whitewater Valley Field TripWhitewater State Park
08/07/21Osprey Wilds Presents: Raptors by Family Sibley State Park
08/07/21Feathered Friends Scavenger HuntInterstate State Park
08/07/21Woodpecker WondersNerstrand Big Woods State Park
08/14/21Kids Bird WalkWhitewater State Park
08/19/21Floodplain Forest ForayFort Snelling State Park
08/21/21Falcons Live!Tettegouche State Park
09/04/21Birding for beginnersFort Snelling State Park
09/05/21Live Peregrine Falcon Meet & GreetWhitewater State Park
09/18/21Falcons Live!Tettegouche State Park
09/19/21The coming of winterFort Snelling State Park
10/17/21Falcons Live!Tettegouche 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.