Hiking Series: The Nature of Saint John’s

Join Outdoor U educators and special guests on five designated hikes using the Nature of Saint John’s field guide. Along the hikes we’ll highlight various topics from the book chapters with interpretive talks and “reading the landscape.” Participants are encouraged to read the book excerpts prior to each hike. No registration or fees. Open to […]

Hiking Series: The Nature of Saint John’s

Join Outdoor U educators and special guests on five designated hikes using the Nature of Saint John’s field guide. Along the hikes we’ll highlight various topics from the book chapters with interpretive talks and “reading the landscape.” Participants are encouraged to read the book excerpts prior to each hike. No registration or fees. Open to […]

Hiking Series: The Nature of Saint John’s

Join Outdoor U educators and special guests on five designated hikes using the Nature of Saint John’s field guide. Along the hikes we’ll highlight various topics from the book chapters with interpretive talks and “reading the landscape.” Participants are encouraged to read the book excerpts prior to each hike. No registration or fees. Open to […]

Hiking Series: The Nature of Saint John’s

Join Outdoor U educators and special guests on five designated hikes using the Nature of Saint John’s field guide. Along the hikes we’ll highlight various topics from the book chapters with interpretive talks and “reading the landscape.” Participants are encouraged to read the book excerpts prior to each hike. No registration or fees. Open to […]

HIKE&Read for Families

IMAGINATION, ADVENTURE, AND FUN ARE ENDLESS WITH A GOOD BOOK. This group is specifically designed for you and your little one. Come and enjoy your local park, eat a healthy snack, and listen to a HIKEhoppers team member read a story. The fun doesn’t end there! Before you leave, your child gets to pick out his or […]

HIKE & Yoga

HEY ALL YOU YOGA LOVERS! This is a special experience intertwined with spiritual, hiking, and yoga moments that will leave you feeling centered and ready for the week. Meet up with our hiking guide who will take you on a hike around the county park. Then finish it up with a 30 minute yoga session with a […]

Hiking Series: The Nature of Saint John’s

Join Outdoor U educators and special guests on five designated hikes using the Nature of Saint John’s field guide. Along the hikes we’ll highlight various topics from the book chapters with interpretive talks and “reading the landscape.” Participants are encouraged to read the book excerpts prior to each hike. No registration or fees. Open to […]

The Social Network of Trees| Hike

If trees could talk, what would they say? Eavesdrop on the underground conversations of trees and catch a rare glimpse at the mysterious social network known as the Wood Wide Web. This hike is hosted in partnership with HIKEhoppers, a central MN based non-profit. Tickets

HIKE @ Night

GLOW STICKS, Bonfires, and specialty S’mores! There is NOTHING like viewing nature at NIGHT! Explore a Stearns County Park through night vision and enjoy a night out for less than the cost of a movie and popcorn! Dates and times below. Come join us! Price includes: One pass for a Nocturnal Hike, a variety of […]