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09/19/18

Tettegouche State Park

Yoga in the Park

09/19/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Ojibwe Kahoot Competition!

09/19/18

Tettegouche State Park

Primitive Firestarting Skills

09/21/18

St. Croix State Park

Fall Colors Walk

09/22/18

Itasca State Park

Itasca's 11th Annual Autumn Harvest Festival and Lantern Lit Hike

09/22/18

Itasca State Park

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

09/22/18

William O'Brien State Park

Geocaching 101: A High Tech Treasure Hunt

09/22/18

Minneopa State Park

Harvest Fest

09/22/18

Minneopa State Park

Prairie Seed Collection Event

09/22/18

Savanna Portage State Park

Fall Color Hike

09/22/18

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Geocaching

09/22/18

Interstate State Park

Adventure Hike on the Sandstone Bluffs Trail

09/22/18

Afton State Park

Fall Color Walk, Afton State Park Visitor Center

09/22/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Kids' Activity: Makin' Tracks

09/22/18

Buffalo River State Park

Watercolors on the Prairie: Paint the Fall Colors!

09/22/18

Buffalo River State Park

National Public Lands Day: Bluestem seed Collection

09/22/18

Frontenac State Park

Nature Hike

09/22/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

09/22/18

Maplewood State Park

NorthStar Travelers Fall Family Fun Walk

09/22/18

Interstate State Park

Aquatic Invasive Species Investigation Station

09/22/18

St. Croix State Park

Spoon Carving

09/22/18

St. Croix State Park

Guided Canoe Trip

09/22/18

St. Croix State Park

Trick or Tweet

09/22/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Autumn!

09/23/18

Whitewater State Park

Pioneer, Old Time Music & Bluegrass Jam

09/23/18

Brown's Creek State Trail

Women's Autumn Color Walk

09/23/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

09/23/18

Wild River State Park

Harvest Time on the Prairie

09/23/18

Brown's Creek State Trail at Brown's Creek Park Reserve

Beginning Fly Fishing - Learning to cast

09/23/18

Brown's Creek State Trail at Brown's Creek Park Reserve

Becoming an Outdoors Woman Autumn Color Walk - Brown's Creek State Trail

09/23/18

Whitewater State Park

Bird Banding Demonstration

09/23/18

Interstate State Park

Secrets of Skulls: Investigation Station

09/23/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Nature Film: Wolves at Our Door

09/23/18

Maplewood State Park

NorthStar Travelers Fall Family Fun Walk

09/23/18

St. Croix State Park

Turtle Time

09/23/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Whitetail Ways

09/26/18

Tettegouche State Park

Yoga in the Park

09/28/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Paul's Tall Tales (Campfire)

09/28/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Lake Bemidji Pontoon Tour-Fall Colors

09/29/18

Itasca State Park: Meet at the Bio-Center at the Itasca Biological Station (north end of the park)

Mushrooms in the Afterlife (of trees)

09/29/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Archaeology Day

09/29/18

Whitewater State Park

Caving Field Trip

09/29/18

Whitewater State Park

Caving Field Trip

09/29/18

Big Bog State Recreation Area

Junior Park Naturalist: Five Senses Scavenger Hunt

09/29/18

Big Bog State Recreation Area

Family Fun Campfire

09/29/18

Minneopa State Park

Bison Ambassador Training

09/29/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Falls View Hike

09/29/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Trout in the River

09/29/18

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Mysteries in History: The Itasca Biological Station.

09/29/18

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Craig Willis

09/29/18

Frontenac State Park

Nature Hike

09/29/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

09/29/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

09/29/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

09/29/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

09/29/18

William O'Brien State Park

Skull Detectives

09/29/18

William O'Brien State Park

The Great Photography Scavenger Hunt

09/29/18

William O'Brien State Park

The St. Croix River: A Short Film

09/29/18

Maplewood State Park

Leaf Days

09/29/18

Interstate State Park

Get Ready for Fall: Investigation Station

09/29/18

Glendalough State Park

Archery in the Park

09/29/18

Glendalough State Park

Autumn- Nature Walk

09/30/18

Minneopa State Park

Plein Air Event

09/30/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Fall Professional Photography Workshop

09/30/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Falls View Hike

09/30/18

Whitewater State Park

Bird Banding Demonstration

09/30/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

09/30/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

09/30/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

09/30/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

09/30/18

William O'Brien State Park

Close Encounter: Meet a Hog-nosed Snake

09/30/18

William O'Brien State Park

Become a Junior Park Naturalist!

09/30/18

Maplewood State Park

Leaf Days

09/30/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

What a Bite: Mammal Teeth tell Stories

09/30/18

Interstate State Park

Signs of Fall Scavenger Hunt

10/04/18

Jay Cooke State Park

L'il Park PEEPS

10/05/18

Big Bog State Recreation Area

Minnesota's Not-so-Evergreen Bog Walk

10/05/18

William O'Brien State Park

Close Encounter: Meet a Hog-nosed Snake

10/06/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

10/06/18

Whitewater State Park

Colors, Caches and Changes Hike

10/06/18

Jay Cooke State Park

Discovery Table

10/06/18

Interstate State Park

Get Ready for Fall: Investigation Station

10/06/18

Wild River State Park

Fall Color Walk

10/06/18

Itasca State Park

Aiton Heights Fire Tower Hike

10/06/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Minnesota's Not-so-Evergreen Bog Walk

10/06/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Animal Legends: Campfire

10/06/18

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Menten and Nye

10/06/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/06/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/06/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/06/18

William O'Brien State Park

Skull Detectives

10/06/18

William O'Brien State Park

The Great Photography Scavenger Hunt

10/06/18

William O'Brien State Park

The St. Croix River: A Short Film

10/06/18

Maplewood State Park

Leaf Days

10/06/18

Lake Carlos State Park

Fall Festival

10/06/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Falls View Hike

10/06/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

The Science of Leaves Discovery Cart

10/07/18

Wild River State Park

Fall Color Photography

10/07/18

William O'Brien State Park

Connect with Nature! Ages 9-adult.

10/07/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/07/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/07/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/07/18

William O'Brien State Park

Close Encounter: Meet a Hog-nosed Snake

10/07/18

Maplewood State Park

Leaf Days

10/07/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

10/12/18

Brown's Creek State Trail

Candlelight Walk on Brown?s Creek State Trail

10/13/18

Glacial Lakes State Park

Astronomy and Stargazing

10/13/18

William O'Brien State Park

Geocaching 101: A High Tech Treasure Hunt

10/13/18

Whitewater State Park

Caving Field Trip

10/13/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

10/13/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Fall Color Walk

10/13/18

Itasca State Park

Autumn Hike in Itasca State Park

10/13/18

Afton State Park

Fall Color Coffee Talk and Walk

10/13/18

Interstate State Park

Make and Take a Grindstone

10/13/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/13/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/13/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/13/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Falls View Hike

10/13/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

The Science of Leaves Discovery Cart

10/14/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Women in the Parks: Fall Color Walk

10/14/18

Gateway State Trail

Gateway Fall Color Walk

10/14/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/14/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/14/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/14/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

What's H.A.M.

10/14/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

In Search of Fall Flora

10/14/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

10/16/18

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: S is for Sleep

10/17/18

Whitewater State Park

H.O.P. Into the Park: Healthy Older People

10/17/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Ojibwe Kahoot Competition! (Finale)

10/18/18

Whitewater State Park

Caving Field Trip

10/18/18

Afton State Park

Archery in the Park

10/18/18

Interstate State Park

Kid Scientists Explore the Potholes

10/19/18

Whitewater State Park

Venture Off the Beaten Path

10/19/18

Wild River State Park

The Great Cauldron Cache

10/19/18

Afton State Park

Geocaching 101

10/19/18

Afton State Park

Exploring Trout Brook

10/19/18

Big Bog State Recreation Area

Minnesota's Not-so-Evergreen Bog Walk

10/19/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/19/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/19/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/19/18

Interstate State Park

Golden Acorn Scavenger Hunt

10/20/18

Interstate State Park

Secrets of Skulls: Investigation Station

10/20/18

Whitewater State Park

Fossil Field Trip

10/20/18

Wild River State Park

Snakes of Wild River State Park

10/20/18

Lake Shetek State Park

Friends of Lake Shetek State Park Annual Fall Festival

10/20/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Paul's Tall Tales (Campfire)

10/20/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Minnesota's Not-so-Evergreen Bog Walk

10/20/18

William O'Brien State Park

Happy Falloween!

10/20/18

William O'Brien State Park

Falloween Crafts

10/20/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/20/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/20/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/20/18

Interstate State Park

Guided Glacial Potholes Tour

10/21/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/21/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/21/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Prairie & Bison Tour

10/21/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Fast Flyers: Peregrine Falcons

10/25/18

Sibley State Park

Public Pumpkin Carving Event

10/26/18

Whitewater State Park

Candlelight Cemetery Walk

10/26/18

Sibley State Park

Candlelight Night Walk

10/27/18

Whitewater State Park

Ghost Walk

10/27/18

Jay Cooke State Park

Nature Unspooked - Nature Table

10/27/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Nature Adventure: Fall Colors

10/27/18

Interstate State Park

NorthStar Trail Travelers Walk

10/28/18

Whitewater State Park

Pioneer, Old Time Music & Bluegrass Jam

10/28/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Geocaching 101

11/01/18

Jay Cooke State Park

L'il Park PEEPS

11/03/18

Lake Maria State Park

Fall Clean-up

11/10/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Women in the Parks: Geocaching 101

11/10/18

Jay Cooke State Park

Park After Dark - Animals of the Night Walk

11/11/18

Sibley State Park

Veterans in the Vicinity

11/11/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Fall Nature Walk

11/13/18

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: A is for Animal Tails

11/16/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Snowshoe Lacing Workshop: Session 1

11/17/18 - 11/18/18

Lake Carlos State Park

Snowshoe Lacing Workshop

11/17/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Snowshoe Lacing Workshop: Session 2

11/23/18

Sibley State Park

Feeling Full Hike

11/23/18

Whitewater State Park

Turkey Hike

11/24/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Snowshoe Lacing Workshop: Session 3

11/24/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Nature Adventure: Wild Turkeys

11/25/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Ice Luminaries 101

12/01/18

Whitewater State Park

Holiday Nature Ornaments & Stories with Santa

12/01/18 - 12/02/18

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Ojibwe Snowshoe Lacing Workshop

12/01/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Winter Bird Feeding

12/02/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Wildlife Surviving Winter

12/06/18

Jay Cooke State Park

L'il Park PEEPS

12/07/18

Tettegouche State Park

Artist Reception - Dennis Murnyak

12/08/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Women in the Park: Geocaching 101

12/08/18 - 12/09/18

Afton State Park

Snowshoe Lacing Workshop

12/08/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Wreath-making 101

12/08/18

Jay Cooke State Park

Park After Dark - Celestial Legends Walk

12/08/18

Blue Mounds State Park

Tracks and Trails Hike

12/08/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Geocaching 101

12/09/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Birds, Books, and Binoculars

12/15/18

Whitewater State Park

Winter Geocaching

12/15/18

Sibley State Park

Snowshoe 101

12/15/18

Fort Snelling State Park

The Coming of Winter

12/16/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Leafless Trees

12/17/18

Itasca State Park

23rd Annual Itasca State Park Winter Bird Count