Native and Invasive Wildflower Hike
August 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmFree
Revel in the beauty and serenity of wildflower season on this educational stroll.
Conservancy expert staff Alex Bouthilet and Maria Young will guide you through a beautiful St. Croix Valley landscape while highlighting native summer flowers such as blazing star, fireweed, and monarda, as well as pointing out invasive wildflowers like dame’s rocket, Crown vetch, purple loosestrife, spotted knapweed, tansy, creeping bellflower, and bird’s foot trefoil.
Cost: Suggested $10 donation
Vehicle Admission: Free
Hike Length: Around 2.0 miles
Hike Difficulty: Good for beginners, with some uneven terrain
Bathrooms: No bathrooms available
Recommended items to bring/wear:
- Comfortable, closed-toe shoes for hiking
- Comfortable clothing and layers (appropriate for the weather)
- Sun Protection: hat, sunglasses, sunscreen
- Water bottle
- Insect repellent (optional)
For the safety of participants and staff, this program may be canceled due to inclement weather. Registered participants will be notified via email and event pages will be updated if the program is canceled.