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 […]

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

Beaver Island Brewing HIKE Rewards

Quarry Park and Nature Preserve is a featured location on the 2019 Explore Minnesota HIKE MN campaign! To celebrate, Beaver Island Brewing Company is offering BOGO pints if you take a hike at Quarry Park and bring the proof into the taproom. Make sure to try a pint of their new Trail Hop Juicy IPA […]

HIKE & Read For Littles

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 @ 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 […]