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National Get Outdoors Day

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DNR: New Geocaching Program To Take Wing Saturday

A new geocaching program centered on Minnesota bird life will begin on Saturday (National Get Outdoors Day), offering long-time and novice geocachers the chance to learn about native avian life and the challenge of finding new caches in state parks, the DNR said.

06/04/2012

(credit: Minnesota DNR)

Minn. State Parks Offer Free Admission Saturday

Minnesota’s state parks are offering free admission on Saturday to celebrate National Get Outdoors Day.

06/09/2011

(credit: CBS)

Wander Minnesota: A Park for Every Person

This Saturday, June 12, is National Get Outdoors Day. One thing we’re not short of here in Minnesota is ways to get outdoors, but in honor of the day, one of the best ways is even better on Saturday: the Minnesota DNR is waiving admission fees to its wonderful system of state parks. (This on the heels of the news that the state has sealed the deal to create a new, 3000-acre state park around Lake Vermilion!).

06/08/2010