March 15, 2018

Loon Program at Lake Maria State Park

By Friends of Lake Maria

MONTICELLO – Lake Maria State Park will host an outdoor photography program at the park’s nature center on Saturday, March 24, beginning at 1p.m.

Noted outdoor photographer John Pennoyer returns to Lake Maria to share tips on Common Loons and Loon Photography of our official state bird. This program will show pictures of this bird and will cover lots of behavioral, nesting and chicks photographs. John will talk about photo techniques and type watercraft best to use. There is no fee for the program, but a $7 daily vehicle permit will be charged for those without an annual permit.

Lake Maria State Park is located approximately seven miles northwest of Monticello, five miles north of Maple Lake and ten miles northeast of Annandale on Wright County Highway 111. For more information about park activities and directions, call the park at 763-878-2325

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