Scavenger Hunt – Tettegouche

Thank you for participating in Parks & Trails Council of Minnesota’s All-Ages Scavenger Hunt!

You are tasked with finding as many of the specific “items” listed below as you can, which are grouped into these categories:
◎  Birds  ◎  Mammals  ◎  Wildflowers  ◎  Trees  ◎  Humans

The prize drawing is completed for 2021.

But, please feel free to enjoy the hunt.

BIRDS – Minnesota parks offer excellent birding opportunities.

#1. Bird - BLACK-CAPPED CHICKADEE

Woohoo! You found a chickadee!

#2. Bird - BLUE JAY

Woohoo! You found a blue jay!

#3. Bird - DOWNY or HAIRY WOODPECKER

Great job finding this one!

#4. Bird - BLACK-THROATED GREEN WARBLER

You have a good eye to have found this cute bird–nice job!

MAMMALS – Many mammals are hiding out there–can you find them?

#5. Mammal - RED SQUIRREL

Fabulous! Was it making noises when you saw it?

#6. Mammal - WHITETAIL DEER

Nice job! Isn’t it amazing how quiet they can be.

#7. Mammal - SNOWSHOE HARE

You did it! Imagine what it looks like in winter when its fur turns white.

#8. Mammal - BEAVER (or signs of)

Woohoo, you found a creature that plays an important role in Minnesota’s wetland ecosystem.

WILDFLOWERS — nature’s artwork, these flowers are important part of the ecosystem.

#9. Wildflower - BLACK-EYED SUSAN

Nice job! Aren’t they pretty

#10. Wildflower - COLUMBINE

Great! Look closely to see the fine details on this flower.

#11. Wildflower - GOLDENROD

Yes! This is a very common flower that’s important for pollinators.

#12. Wildflower - HAREBELL

Great job!

TREES – The lungs of our world

#13. Tree - BALSAM FIR

Excellent job spotting this fir!

#14. Tree - BASSWOOD

Wonderful job finding this basswood!

#15. Tree - QUAKING ASPEN

Great job!

#16. Tree - RED OAK

Super!

HUMANS – Yes, we are mammals, but we do very unique activities, don’t we?

#17. Humans - BEACHCOMBER

Nice! I wonder what they’ve found.

#18. Humans - HIKER

Great, you saw a hiker!

#19. Humans - ROCK CLIMBER

Nice!

ADDITIONAL PRIZE
In addition to the weekly drawing for $20 gift card from all parks’ entries, the following prize will be drawn from all entries to this park’s hunt on Sept. 13

KID’S EXPLORER PKG (backpack with binoculars, flashlight, compass, etc.)
sponsored by Friends of Tettegouche State Park

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Results

Thank you for participating in Parks & Trails Council’s 2021 Scavenger Hunt! We will announce the winner of the weekly drawing on our website. If you are the winner, we will notify you by email and send the gift card to the address listed in the form.

Best of luck!

We hope you’ll stay connected with us on Facebook and Instagram

Thank you for participating in Parks & Trails Council’s 2021 Scavenger Hunt! We will announce the winner of the weekly drawing on our website. If you are the winner, we will notify you by email and send the gift card to the address listed in the form.

Best of luck!

We hope you’ll stay connected with us on Facebook and Instagram