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Upcoming Events

Ongoing | French
Focus on health and wellness in the outdoors by exploring a different activity, trail and/or mindfulness technique each week. 

October 17-31 | Multiple Locations
Dress up in costume, walk on an enchanted trail, try geocaching and more at one of Three Rivers' Halloween programs!

Nov. 15 | Eastman
Submit your outdoor photos to be displayed in an amateur photo show! Photos accepted through noon on Nov. 15. Photos will be displayed in the windows of Eastman beginning Nov. 23. Each photograph will be entered into a random prize drawing for adult and youth divisions.

Browse the full list of programs, and find your next adventure.

Looking for winter job opportunities with flexible scheduling and competitive wages that also combine your passion for the outdoors? Three Rivers is now hiring at parks around the metro area, including Hyland Hills Ski Area and Elm Creek Park Reserve.

The Wandering Naturalist

Episodes 102-104: Fear of Nature

Get a European historical perspective on the fear of wilderness; listen to a discussion about what animals, if any, you might fear in parks (and how to stay safe); and learn how you can address fears that show up when trying new recreational activities.

The Three Rivers Blog

The Joy of Nature Journaling

By: Cora Williams

October 25, 2021

Cora Williams, Art Educator, shares how slowing down to observe nature with a notebook and pen can help you build your relationship with the outside world.

October 19, 2021

Bikers share their experiences from the trails and how adapted equipment is creating a more inclusive trail ride.

October 11, 2021

Nicole Fernandez, a cultural liaison at Three Rivers, reflects on leading a healing walk and offers tips on how you can create the experience on your own.