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Date:
June 15, 2020 - June 29, 2020
Time:
All Day
Location:
Oak Savanna Park
Address:
13240 Orono Parkway
Elk River, MN 55330
ADA:
Yes
Pop Up Nature Activities Coming to Elk River
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Nature Play – Popping Up at Oak Savannah Park

Monday, June 15, 2020

These temporary nature activities areas encourage play in a more natural setting: digging, figuring out how to climb a tree, following paths, balancing on logs, building forts and so much more.

Nature playgrounds are a growing trend across the nation – and this summer Elk River will have new outdoor recreation opportunities “popping up” all over the city. Nature activities playgrounds offer a different type of experience than one may have clambering around a commercially manufactured jungle gym or swing set. Nature playgrounds encourage play in a more natural setting: digging, figuring out how to climb a tree, following paths, balancing on logs, building forts and so much more.

Pop up nature activities areas will be available at the following Elk River parks during two-week timeframes:
Oak Savannah June 15-29
Ridgewood July 6-20
Hillside Aug. 10-24

Join the fun! These temporary installments are meant to introduce Elk River park-goers to this rapidly growing recreation trend as we lead up to the grand opening of a permanent nature activities area at Woodland Trails Regional Park set to open in the fall of 2020.