Dramatic sunset over a marsh at Lake Maria State Park

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Friends of Lake Maria State Park

pinpoint of Lake Maria State Park on Minnesota

Mission

The Friends of Lake Maria State Park work together to preserve the park’s environment and support park activities

Friends Since

1996

Friends on field trip at Lake Maria with Master Naturalist program
Dramatic sunset over a marsh at Lake Maria State Park
Sunset over ponds at Lake Maria by John Dykstra

Friends of Lake Maria State Park

Events

Barred owl in tree

Howl at the Moon – Raptors and Night Hike

Saturday, October 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

October 12, 2019
5pm-8pm

Two wolves in the winter snow

Wolves at our Door

Saturday, August 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

August 10, 2019
11am-12:30pm

people looking at a marsh marigold patch

Open House

Saturday, June 8 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

June 8, 2019
8am-10pm

Trees looking up. Lindsey Kramer/P&TC Photo Contest

Trees and Shrubs

Saturday, May 18 @ All Day

May 18, 2019

Friends of Lake Maria State Park

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