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Wildflower Walk

May 1, 2023 11:45 am Published by Comments Off on Wildflower Walk

Come join us for a Wildflower walk with a Hartley naturalist. Participants will enjoy an evening stroll through the park to... Read more


Hike The Divide Film Screening

April 27, 2023 10:19 am Published by Comments Off on Hike The Divide Film Screening

Join Hartley Nature Center for a film screening of “Hike the Divide – A Conversation About Climate Action on the... Read more


MAEE BioBlitz

April 27, 2023 10:07 am Published by Comments Off on MAEE BioBlitz

The Minnesota Association for Environmental Educators is hosting a day of community conservation at Hartley Nature Center. The event, Great... Read more


Citizen Science Volunteers Needed

April 27, 2023 10:03 am Published by Comments Off on Citizen Science Volunteers Needed

Vernal pools are small seasonal wetlands that provide critical habitat for many amphibians, insects, migratory birds, and the endemic fairy... Read more


Earth Month

April 6, 2023 11:43 am Published by Comments Off on Earth Month

Earth Day, April 22, is an annual global event which celebrates our planet and highlights the importance of environmental protection... Read more


Recreational Programming

January 31, 2023 10:43 am Published by Comments Off on Recreational Programming

Hartley Nature Center has several upcoming recreational programs including  Introduction to Cross Country Skiing Classes, Thursday Social Ski & Sip... Read more


Winter Equipment Rental

January 4, 2023 2:40 pm Published by Comments Off on Winter Equipment Rental

Winter 2022-2023 rental season update… We are now open for all equipment rentals from 9am-4pm Monday-Saturday. All Rentals Are first... Read more


Family Social Bike Ride

September 27, 2022 12:17 pm Published by Comments Off on Family Social Bike Ride

We know that life with kids can be very busy, but we also believe that time spent recreating together is... Read more


Winter Equipment Rental

February 8, 2021 7:07 pm Published by Comments Off on Winter Equipment Rental

Hartley park has 5km of ski classic groomed ski trails, and nearly 10 miles of multi-use hike, snowshoe, and fat... Read more