Welcome to the Teen Zone

Looking for a job or internship? Wondering how to get involved in the community? Three Rivers offers tons of opportunities for teens to build their resumes, get experience and gather life skills. Adventure is out there! What are you waiting for? 

Members of the Three Rivers Park District Teen Council will work with park staff on teen-oriented park district initiatives. 

Be part of an outdoor recreation crew, help out as an assistant naturalist, work with professional artists and more as a Three Rivers volunteer.

Find a job or internship, or learn about job shadowing and informational interview opportunities at Three Rivers.

Ready to get outside? Browse the full list of programs to see what's coming up. We'll see you in the parks! 

What's Happening in the Parks

Snowshoeing Programs

Ongoing | Multiple Locations
Try snowshoeing for the first time in a beginner lesson or head out on a guided trek to explore the winter wilderness.

The Wandering Naturalist

Episodes 112-115: Bird is the Word

Bird is the word for season 4! Find out what Three Rivers Park District's Big Year of Birds is all about; discover the history of birding and bird science in Minnesota; learn what goes into managing the Bell Museum's collection of more than 46,000 bird specimens; and find out where our Minnesota birds disappear to in the winter.

The Three Rivers Blog

January 05, 2022

We’re all about birds in 2022! Learn why Three Rivers is celebrating these important creatures throughout the year and how you can join in.

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.