Naturalist Programs and Activities


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Find naturalist activities in other Minnesota state parks and recreation areas on the statewide events calendar!

06/09/15 - 08/25/15

Itasca State Park

Bugs and Blooms

06/10/15 - 08/26/15

Itasca State Park

Minnesota's Treasures: Scientific and Natural Area Specialty Tours

06/17/15 - 08/15/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids

07/06/15

Itasca State Park

Get Up! Get Out! And GO! Fitness Walk

07/07/15

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: A is for Animal Tracks

07/07/15

Itasca State Park

Bugs and Blooms Walk

07/07/15

Itasca State Park

Historic CCC Buildings Walk

07/07/15

Itasca State Park

Old Timer's Cabin, Open Tour

07/08/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Animal Tracks- Plaster Casts

07/08/15

Itasca State Park

Birds Beyond Your Backyard: Unraveling Mysteries of the Common Loon with Kevin Kenow

07/08/15

Itasca State Park

Archery in the Park

07/09/15

Itasca State Park

Wet and Wild Mississippi River Day

07/10/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenters Under the Pines: Life of the Monarch Butterfly Display

07/10/15

Itasca State Park

I Can Fish! Kid's Fishing Fridays

07/10/15

Itasca State Park

Jr. Naturalist: Slithering Snakes and Leaping Frogs!

07/10/15

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Wild Rice

07/10/15

Itasca State Park

Things That Go Bump in the Night, Campfire

07/11/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenters Under the Pines: Life of the Monarch Butterfly Display

07/11/15

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

07/11/15

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Dazzling Dragonflies

07/11/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Forest Hike

07/11/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Boat Building

07/11/15

Itasca State Park

Animal Legends, Campfire

07/12/15

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Traditional Birch Bark Uses

07/12/15

Itasca State Park

Five Facts in Five Minutes: Amazing Owls

07/12/15

Itasca State Park

Jr. Naturalist: Totally Turtles!

07/12/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Bill and Julie Kaiser

07/13/15

Itasca State Park

Get Up! Get Out! And GO! Fitness Walk

07/14/15

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: T is for Trees

07/14/15

Itasca State Park

Bugs and Blooms Walk

07/14/15

Itasca State Park

Historic CCC Buildings Walk

07/14/15

Itasca State Park

Old Timer's Cabin, Open Tour

07/15/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's 20th Annual Butterfly Hike

07/15/15

Itasca State Park

Minnesota's Treasures: Itasca's Wilderness Sanctuary Scientific and Natural Area Specialty Tour

07/15/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Batty Bats

07/15/15

Itasca State Park

Archery in the Park

07/18/15

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

07/18/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenters Under the Pines: Itasca's Secrets with Author Deane Johnson

07/18/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Loons

07/18/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenters Under the Pines: Wolves of Minnesota

07/19/15

Itasca State Park

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

07/21/15

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: B is for Birds

07/22/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Busy Beavers

07/23/15

Itasca State Park

Smokey Bear Day at Itasca!

07/24/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenters Under the Pines: "Nature Cartooning for Kids with Characters creator Gary Harbo"

07/25/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Minnow Races

07/25/15

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

07/26/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Northern Bass

07/29/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenter Under the Pines: "From Palms to Pines- The Jefferson Highway in Minnesota" Ren Holland speaker, with special guest Frank Mitchell

07/29/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Beautiful Butterflies

07/31/15

Itasca State Park

Explore Bow Hunting

08/01/15

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

08/01/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Big Beak, Little Beak

08/01/15

Itasca State Park

Women's/Girl's Archery in the Park

08/02/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Bill and Julie Kaiser

08/04/15

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: X is for X Marks the Spot

08/04/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Four Shillings Short

08/05/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Animal Tracks- Plaster Casts

08/06/15

Itasca State Park

7th Annual Itasca's Forests! Day

08/08/15

Itasca State Park

Birds Beyond Your Backyard: 'Birds of Minnesota State Parks', Talk and Book Signing with Bob Janssen

08/08/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Nets, Buckets, Bugs, and More!

08/08/15

Itasca State Park

Birds Beyond Your Backyard: Birding Itasca State Park, Field Trip with Bob Janssen

08/09/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Hog Rooster

08/11/15

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: M is for Monarch Butterflies

08/12/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Boat Building

08/15/15

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Fish Painting

08/16/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Unpolished

08/22/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Basement Brass

08/25/15

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: B is for Bears

08/25/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Presenters Under the Pines: Mammals of Minnesota

08/29/15

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

09/01/15

Itasca State Park

Circle Time Under the Pines: S is for Snowshoe Hare

09/05/15

Itasca State Park

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour

09/06/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Lori Goulet Reich

09/26/15

Itasca State Park

8th Annual Autumn Harvest Festival: Lantern Lit Hike and Activities

09/26/15

Itasca State Park

Itasca's Music Under the Pines: Lori Goulet Reich