Canceled - Snowshoe Expedition: Toy Lake Swamp State Natural Area History With Jim Bokern

01/20/2024 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM CT


  • $24.00  -  Member
  • $24.00  -  Member (plus snowshoes)
  • $30.00  -  Non-Member
  • $35.00  -  Non-Member (plus snowshoes)




Immerse yourself in the season and discover winter up close! Learn about ecology from expert naturalists, historians, and artisans as you snowshoe down the trail. All ability levels are welcome, bring your own snowshoes or rent ours for $5.


This event has been canceled.

Join local historian, Jim Bokern, and a Discovery Center Naturalist on a fascinating hike through history in the Toy Lake Swamp SNA.  We will explore the lives of the people that lived in this area over a century ago and walk in their footsteps.  Discover old-growth trees blazed by pioneers from over 130 years ago featured on this hike.  This is an off-trail, strenuous snowshoe hike about 3 miles in length.


Registered participants will be emailed information prior to the program.  Registration required by 1/18/24.  Saturday 1 PM - 4 PM.  $24/Member (Snowshoes No Charge), $30/Non-Member and $35/Non-Member (Plus Snowshoes).


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