Outdoors

lawn dice

Elevate your backyard fun with twists on classic games, and larger-than-life activities.

Bucket Ball

Enjoy nature while forest bathing

No, you’re not submerged in water, and yes, you keep your clothes on. Forest bathing or shinrin-yoku via Japan is among the latest experiences that guide participants on an immersive, meditative and therapeutic forest walk, connec

Tree blossom in the spring

March often finds Minnesotans fleeing their homes to somewhere warmer.

Group standing at the top of a rock.

Have you ever gifted yourself with a retreat or group travel experience? I have had the privilege of curating and guiding retreats (specifically for women), but I imagine any retreat shares a common vision.

Whether you can perform a toe loop, Lutz or Salchow or gingerly edge your way along the boards, outdoor ice skating in one of Minnesotans’ favorite pastimes.

Bikers take a break on the Lake Minnetonka Regional Trail

Take up biking with two easy and scenic trails.

Pro angler Nicole Jacobs holds a fish

Nicole Jacobs is a Lake Minnetonka-based professional angler who says that fishing is the perfect family activity.

A caterpillar climbs on orange flowers.

Splendor awaits when we bear witness to nature.

Kayakers paddle down Minnehaha Creek

Take an urban paddle adventure along Minnehaha Creek.

Fireflies in a field

Darkness is the secret to spotting lightning bugs.

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