Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Sunset Prairie Hike

Meet at Stagecoach Prairies parking lot on 11th Street. This hike is part of a monthly series to discover the changes in the prairie through the seasons, April – October. Open to all members, no RSVP required.

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only


Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Bison Buggy Rides for Members

All members are invited to join us for short rides on the Bison Buggy and tour up close with the bison. Rides will be available on the half hour from 1:00 until 3:00 on Open Third Saturdays on a first come basis (last ride will begin at 2 ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only

Open Third Saturday

Once a month all the trails at Belwin Outdoor Science's Education Center are open for every member to come and walk from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. View the sun! Interested in viewing the sun and learning about the telescope? Come to our final Open ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only

Guided Trout Fishing for Families on Valley Creek

Join experienced fly fisherman Jim Rue for a two-hour workshop covering the basics of fly fishing. For the first hour participants will learn about the fly rod and reel, including setting up the line, types of flies, and casting, and will learn about the species of fish found in area ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only

View The Sun!

Come learn about the J. J. Casby Observatory and if clear view our closest star, the sun! Please join Minnesota Astronomical Society members in the observatory between 11 am and 12 noon. Location: 1553 Stagecoach Trail, Afton MN follow signs up the hill to the education center and observatory.

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only


Monday, August 21st, 2017

Solar Eclipse Viewing for Members

Monday, August 21, 201711:44 a.m. (start) - 2:29 p.m. (end)1:06 p.m. (eclipse peak at our latitude, 83% coverage) J. J. Casby Observatory at the Belwin Outdoor Science Education Center1553 Stagecoach Trail S., Afton, MN Belwin Conservancy members are invited to a special ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only


Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Super Bowl Environmental Program Tree Planting and Ceremony

As part of the NFL’s sustainability platform, the Super Bowl Environmental Program aims to reduce the environmental impact of Super Bowl events and leave a positive, “green” legacy in host communities. Belwin Conservancy applied for and was awarded a grant from the Super Bowl Environmental Program to purchase and ...

Everyone


Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Sunset Prairie Hike

Meet at Stagecoach Prairies parking lot on 11th Street. This hike is part of a monthly series to discover the changes in the prairie through the seasons, April – October. Open to all members, no RSVP required.

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only


Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Open Third Saturday

Once a month all the trails at Belwin Outdoor Science's Education Center are open for every member to come and walk from 11 am to 3 pm. If you are not a member you can join at the event.

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only

Bison Buggy Rides for Members

All members are invited to join us for short rides on the Bison Buggy and tour up close with the bison. Rides will be available on the half hour from 1:00 until 3:00 on Open Third Saturdays on a first come basis (last ride will begin at 2 ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only

Invasive Species Workshop

Please join us for an instructional workshop on the equipment, chemicals and techniques used to combat your invasives! Come with your questions and learn some new techniques. Meet at Belwin Outdoor Science Education Center, 1553 Stagecoach Trail S. No space limit.

Everyone

Guided Trout Fishing for Families on Valley Creek

Join experienced fly fisherman Jim Rue for a two-hour workshop covering the basics of fly fishing. For the first hour participants will learn about the fly rod and reel, including setting up the line, types of flies, and casting, and will learn about the species of fish found in area ...

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only

Early Morning Bird Hike

Explore a portion of the Belwin Conservancy on a guided hike to listen and look for migrating birds. Meet at Belwin Conservancy office, 1553 Stagecoach Trail S. Space is limited. RSVP required.

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only


Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Sunset Prairie Hike

Meet at Stagecoach Prairies parking lot on 11th Street. This hike is part of a monthly series to discover the changes in the prairie through the seasons, April – October. Open to all members, no RSVP required.

Members of the Belwin Conservancy Only