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ABC's Naturally Activity Kits
Build your nature vocabulary. ABC's Naturally totes feature nature-based story books, an activity to do in the park, and an activity to take home. Introduce your 2-8 year old to science and nature concepts with stories and fun!
- Monarch Magic, M is for Minnesota, Backyard Birds, Nature's Alphabet, and more. Visit often and choose a different theme!
- Available for day use in the park.
- Check out at the front desk.
Discovery Packs are filled with interactive ideas, tools, maps, games, and more to help you explore the park. Enjoyable for all ages.
- Birding Basics
- Insect Investigator
Find your way and geocache with a great little GPS!
- Pre-programmed with coordinates for four caches maintained by Quarry Hill staff. (Spring - Fall)
- We'll provide easy to follow instructions and a park map.
- Explore geocaching.com for the coordinates of other caches hidden in the park by geocaching enthusiasts.
Be right next to everything with a powerful set of binoculars!
- Great for bird watching.
- Visit the lookout in the quarry or savanna to peer through the lens at the city of Rochester.
Cross Country Skis
Ski more than 8 miles of groomed trails.
- Rentals available seasonally as conditions permit.
- We have a large fleet of skis, poles and boots for all ages and sizes.
- We'll show you the right equipment for you!
- Details here.
Get off the beaten path with a pair of snowshoes!
- Rentals are available seasonally as conditions permit.
- A variety of sizes and styles are available. We'll help you choose the right pair for you!
- Details here.