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Campfire Program: Black Bears of Minnesota
One event on Jul 10, 2021 at 8:00 pm
One event on Jul 24, 2021 at 8:00 pm
One event on Aug 7, 2021 at 8:00 pm
One event on Aug 28, 2021 at 8:00 pm
One event on Sep 3, 2021 at 8:00 pm
Although people rarely see them at the park, black bears are one of the most asked about animals. This campfire program invites participants to discover the world of the Minnesota black bear and how to make outdoor adventures more “bearable.” Participants meet at the amphitheater behind the park office.
All naturalist programs at Jay Cooke State Park are free, but a Minnesota State Park vehicle permit is needed to park a vehicle in the park. Permits can be purchased upon arrival. The cost is $7 for a single day or $35 for a year. All programs require registration due to limited space. Call 218-673-7005 or email kris.hiller @ state.mn.us with your name and total number of people in your group. Masks and social distancing are encouraged while outdoors.