Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center events

Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center, SW of Schroeder
Thu, 08/21/2014 (All day) - Sat, 08/30/2014 (All day)

Sugarloaf Cove southwest of Schroeder is a 35-acre preserved site, including a 7.5-acre Minnesota Scientific and Natural Area, open to the public. Trails are open from dawn to dusk year-round. The Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center is open daily during the summer and offers a schedule of public programs. All programs are free unless otherwise noted.

Every Thursday from 7 am-noon: Bird banding demonstration (come any time).

Every Saturday at 2 pm: Geology walk around the Cove led by naturalist. 

Every Sunday at 1 pm: "Naturally Superior," in-depth presentations on a variety of North Shore nature topics, by Sugarloaf Cove naturalist Margie Menzies. 

Special programs:

"Nature Writing Workshop: Stories from Sugarloaf Cove," with Jill Swenson, book development editor and literary manager, Saturday, August 23, 10 am - 1 pm. Preregistration and fee required. Two scholarships are available for students age 15-25. Contact Molly at or 218-525-0001 for more information.

"Tales they Tell: Plants at Sugarloaf," with botanist Chel Anderson, Saturday, August 30, 10 am.  
Sugarloaf Cove is located approximately six miles southwest of Schroeder, at mile 73.3, 9096 Hwy 61. More information about programs and events and registration are available at, or by phone at 218-525-0001.