Introduction to Kayaking
Learn the basics behind this fun and easy recreational activity. We will cover basic strokes, boat safety, bracing, and the common question of “which kayak is best for me?” Join us as we explore the lakes around Wargo Nature Center, the Mississippi River at Coon Rapids Dam, and the Rum River. Space is limited so sign up early. Pre-registration is required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Introduction to Kayaking 9/25/2019 - 9/25/2019 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM W Coon Rapids Dam Visitor Center Entry Info
Nordic Walking
Anyone can do it! It takes a simple walk and turns it into a full body workout and it doesn’t feel like you are working any harder. Increase your heart rate, burn more calories, strengthen your upper body and create resistance to build better bone density. Pre-registration is required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Nordic Walking *CANCELLED* 9/26/2019 - 9/26/2019 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Th Lakeside Lions Park, Spring Lake Park Info
Snowshoeing
Winter is a great time to get out and explore nature’s wonders on showshoes. This program is well-suited for families and groups of all ages. Pre-registration is required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Snowshoeing 12/15/2019 - 12/15/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Su CoonRapids Info
Fat Tire Biking
NEW! Join us for a ride on one of our new fat tire bikes as we cover basic riding skills. Pre-registration is required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Fat Tire Biking 11/20/2019 - 11/20/2019 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM W BH Camp Info
Register Fat Tire Biking 12/22/2019 - 12/22/2019 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM W RCCL RP Info
Voyageur Fall Rum Run
We will be using our big 30-foot voyageur canoe to experience fall colors and the beautiful Rum River. Participants will paddle the majestic Rum River in all its fall beauty. Space is limited to 15, don’t miss out on this unique program. Pre-registration is required. Participants under 15 must be accompanied by a registered adult.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Voyageur Fall Rum Run 10/5/2019 - 10/5/2019 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Sa Rum River South County Park Info