Wood Lake Outing: April 17, 2010

Join TTGS for another exciting outing and discover this urban amenity literally located in your backyard!

About Wood Lake: Until being drained in the 1950’s, Wood Lake was a thriving recreational lake located in the middle of Richfield. In 1969 the City of Richfield converted the drained area to a Nature Center, and has supported it for over 30 years. Today the Wood Lake Nature Center provides hiking, walking and educational opportunities in the heart of the Twin Cities.

Event Details:

*Please note, bicycles are not allowed on park trails. This event will consist of hiking on paved/moderately paved trails only.

Meet: 11:00AM, Wood Lake Nature Center
Wood Lake Nature Center
6710 Lake Shore Dr.
Richfield, MN 55423

Hike around trails- 1.5 hours

Break for picnic lunch: 12:30-1:00 (bring your own lunch)

1:00-2:00- continue hiking/exploring nature center as desired.

Contact Andrea if you need help determining metro transit routes! andrea.long@northstar.sierraclub.org

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One response to “Wood Lake Outing: April 17, 2010

  1. The outing was well-organized with interesting conversation about the enviroment, land use and public transit. The walk around the Wood Lake Nature Center was very enjoyable with great weather.

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