Wild River State Park

Tap into a sweet springtime tradition by taking part in a maple syruping workshop at Wild River State Park. All ages are invited to one of the five workshops scheduled for March 9, 10, 17, 23 and 24. Each workshop will begin at 11 a.m. at the park’s Visitor Center and conclude at 2 p.m. [...]

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Some winter enthusiasts who showed up at Wild River State Park Sunday were veterans when it came to strapping on snowshoes and trudging through the snow. For others, it was the first time they’d tried the activity. Kacie Carlson, the park’s interpretive naturalist, led the group through some of Wild River’s snowshoeing paths, stopping occasionally [...]

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School’s out for winter break, so what fun can you get into? Join us for a variety of school-age oriented activities December 27 – January 5. Bring a picnic lunch, crock-pots, or hot chocolate, and spend the day outdoors at Wild River State Park. Snowshoes and cross-country skis are available to rent, and the fires [...]

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From the Minnesota DNR Wild River State Park will be closed during a special resource management deer hunt Nov. 3-5, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. During this time period, to ensure public safety, park access will be restricted to only those individuals possessing a special park deer hunt permit. The park will [...]

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The first Wild River Run 5K will be held at Wild River State Park Saturday, Oct. 13.  This run (or walk) will take you on both paved and non-paved surfaces through the woods, along the river, and under the fall colors of Wild River State Park – a great way to get active and outdoors.  [...]

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With school starting soon, Wild River State Park is hoping folks can make it out for the big finale’ of summer activities and Autumn Harvest Day on Sept. 1. Explore the prairie where the grasses are a radiant red and speckled with sunflowers, hyssop, leadplant, clovers and blazing star. Birders are enjoying the early fall [...]

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