Explore over 27,000 acres
of parks & trails
Browse a full list of
things to do
Discover the programs & events
you're looking for
Learn how to protect
natural resources

Upcoming Events

Dec. 13 | Gale Woods
Learn all about the magical Scandinavian Tomte tradition. Make a craft, hear a story and search for the Tomte in the barn! 

Dec. 14 | Hyland Lake
At Three Rivers, cross-country skiing is possible for people of all abilities. Test out sit-skiing equipment or give guided skiing a try at this open house. 

Jan. 11 & 17 | Hyland
Don't miss out on lower prices for ski and fat bike rennet races! Fees go up Dec. 17. 

Get great benefits, including a free season pass, competitive wages, a fast-paced environment, flexible hours and more. Check out all employment opportunities and apply today!

The SnowSports Academy offers private, semi-private or public skiing, snowboarding and Telemarking lessons for all ages and abilities. Sign up today!

The Wandering Naturalist

Episodes 35–37: Winter Strategies

Hear from experts on how animals in Minnesota survive our cold winters, and learn how you can better prepare for the cold. 

The Three Rivers Blog

December 09, 2019

Winter solstice falls on December 21 and marks the shortest day of the year. Discover solstice stories told around the world and explore ancient celebrations honoring this magical time of year.

November 25, 2019

Did you know there was a time when turkeys didn't exist in Minnesota? Learn all about this Thanksgiving staple, including how they came to thrive in our area and what to do if they're causing trouble in your yard.

Species Spotlight: Black Cherry

By: Paul Kortebein

November 18, 2019

Black cherry trees are known for their fruit and valuable, beautiful wood, but there's so much more to these common native trees. Learn how to identify them, which diseases and pests affect them, and how climate change will significantly impact their location in the state.

News

  • November 26, 2019

    Aerators will be installed in Lake Rebecca, Cleary Lake, Murphy Lake, Hyland Lake, North Lundsten Lake, South Lundsten Lake and Mud Lake after December 1, 2019, as conditions allow.

  • November 01, 2019

    The Three Rivers Park District Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing about the 2020 general fund budget and operating levy at 5:30 PM Thursday, November 14, 2019, at the Three Rivers Park District Administrative Center.