Choose from four nature destinations in the Twin Cities

Immerse yourself in nature at Dodge. Hike trails and explore prairies, woodlands, and wetlands. See farm animals, raptors, and local wildlife. Miles of trails are open to everyone at no cost from sunrise to sunset, every day of the year.

Visitor Guidelines

Guided nature experiences at Dodge

Join an upcoming program

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

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Request a program for your group

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

Learn about Field Trips

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