• Elm Creek Park Reserve

    12400 James Dean Parkway, Maple Grove, MN55369

  • Minnesota Zoo

    13000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN55124

    Located minutes south of Mall of America, the Minnesota Zoo brings education and entertainment to life.

  • Soudan Underground Mine State Park - Activities

    1302 McKinley Park Rd., Box 335Soudan, MN55782

    Don a hardhat and journey 2,341 feet via a cage to the 27th level, ride the rails back into the mine and listen to the stories of mining a century ago.

  • Reptile and Amphibian Discovery Zoo (RAD Zoo)

    3297 Cty Rd 45 N, Owatonna, MN55060

  • Erickson's Petting Zoo

    11890 Hope RD SE, Osakis, MN56360
    (320) 762-0184

    Open daily for families to enjoy a petting zoo on a real farm. We also do a mobile petting zoo and pony rides with our six horse circle ring.

  • Lutz Railroad Garden

    2960 Egan Ave, Eagan, MN55121
    (651) 454-3534

  • Tettegouche State Park - Activities

    5702 Highway 61, Silver Bay, MN55614

  • Oxbow Park and Zollman Zoo

    5731 Co Rd 105 NW, Byron, MN55920

  • Bergeson Gardens

    4177 Co Hwy 1, Fertile, MN56540
    (218) 945-6988

  • Applewood Orchard

    22707 Hamburg Avenue, Lakeville, MN55044

    Good apples and good times, close to the Twin Cities metro area. Fun fall activities - mazes, hayrides, orchard tours, summer and fall raspberries, pumpkins, baked goods, cider, haystack and pedal tractors for kids and more.