Tamarack Nature Center Prairie

Tamarack Nature Center

TNCLogo.jpgLocated just 20 minutes from downtown St. Paul, Minn., Tamarack Nature Center is a 320-acre preserve within Bald Eagle-Otter Lakes Regional Park in White Bear Township. More than four miles of turf trails, paved trails and boardwalks provide year-round access to forests, prairies, ponds and the Discovery Hollow and Garden natural play area.

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About Tamarack Nature Center

Make the most ​​​​​out of a visit to Tamarack Nature Center. Find information about Tamarack Nature Center including hours, directions, policies, and maps.
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Discovery Hollow and Garden

Nature play at its best. Visitors find natural spaces to crawl, climb and splash at Discovery Hollow and Garden. Find directions, hours and the group policy.
 
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Programs & Events

Naturalist lead programs and events for groups, individuals and families.
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Early Learning 

Young naturalists begin here.
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Facility and Equipment Rentals

Get away and enjoy the great outdoors. Tamarack Nature Center rents snow shoes, skis, educational materials and facilities.

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Volunteer

Join our volunteer force. Tamarack Nature Center encourages anyone with an interest in preserving and enjoying nature to volunteer.
 
 

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Destination for Discovery Master Plan

Tamarack Nature Center is in the midst of a multi-year transformation project aimed at responding to community needs and redefining what it means to be a regional nature center.

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What's New

Seasonal positions available with Parks and Recreation
Volunteer for Junior Assistant Naturalist at Tamarack!

Contact Us

5287 Otter Lake Road
White Bear Township, MN 55110
Phone: 651-407-5350
Fax: 651-407-5354