Ball of the Wild 2008 Access Award honorees Kao Thao (second from left) and Camp Sunrise/YouthCARE Executive Director Craig Luedemann with former U.S. Sen. David Durenberger (center) and Parks & Trails President Tim Farrell far right).
The Parks & Trails Council of Minnesota
Exists to acquire, protect and enhance critical land for the public's use and benefit.
We value and promote:
Sustainable, long-term statewide land stewardship and conservation
Outdoor recreation for its educational, health & community benefits
Openness, inclusiveness, collaboration and volunteerism
Service as an independent, honest and forthright voice for parks and trails
Decisions informed by the best available science and data