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Through social media, we're bringing the outdoors to you! Tune in to explore nature, meet farm animals, try new art projects and more.

From archery ranges to horseback riding trails and more, see what's open, what's closed and what requires a pass in Three Rivers.

Choose from public and private lessons, camps, clinics and schools for adults and kids of all skill levels. 

The Wandering Naturalist

Episodes 50–53: Are You My Mother?

Listen as Brandon and Angela discuss parenthood in nature. Learn about historical and cultural Ojibwe childcare, European childcare traditions, raising farm babies and more!

The Three Rivers Blog

How to Disc Golf

By: Ann Schinas

May 25, 2020

Looking for a fun, inexpensive activity to get yourself and those close to you outside and moving? Try disc golf! Learn how to play the game, explore common types of putts and throwing techniques for distance, and see where to play in the parks.

May 19, 2020

For centuries, parks have provided people an outlet from the stress of daily life. Learn about the history of parks in the U.S., including Three Rivers Parks, as places for relaxation and leisure.

More Quiet(er) Parks to Explore

By: Erin Korsmo & Andrea Breitung

May 11, 2020

We're back with another list of our favorite parks for a quieter walk. Read on to find your next place to spread out and explore. 

News

  • May 22, 2020

    We are pleased to say that most of our golf lessons and leagues will happen as scheduled but with modifications.

  • May 21, 2020

    Based on the new campground guidelines issued by Governor Walz, we will be opening our campgrounds starting June 1.

  • May 01, 2020

    KARE 11's Hitting the Trails series highlights Three Rivers Parks.

  • April 30, 2020

    Based on Governor Walz's extension of the Stay at Home order and current expectations for social distancing, we will be canceling all programs, events and reservations through Thursday, May 21. Parks and trails remain open.

  • April 21, 2020

    Golf carts will be limited to those who absolutely need them.