One Dodge, four nature destinations

Immerse yourself in nature at Dodge. Explore trails through prairies, woodlands, and wetlands. See farm animals, raptors, and local wildlife. Trails are free to explore every day, from sunrise to sunset.

Greenspace in the Greater Twin Cities


acres of land


miles of trails


curriculum topics in outdoor classrooms


nature-based experiences offered yearly

Guided nature experiences at Dodge

Join an upcoming program

Seasonal activities for adults, families, and kids are available every month.

View Activities Calendar

Request a program for your group

Group programs are available for schools, homeschools, Scouts, youth groups, adults, and other organizations.

Learn about Field Trips

Know Before You Go

Read Visitor Guidelines

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