Maple-Basswood Forest

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Field Trip/Tour
Guide
Pamphlet
Booklet
Abstract: 

Maple Basswood Forest is self-guided trail walk of 0.4 miles introducing hikers to a this rare and beautiful forest community. The trail winds through nearly 40 acres of mature forest. As you walk, numbered markers will correspond to the information in the guide, and will introduce you to this unique ecosystem. You will read about the management of the forest, about the natural history and the wildlife that dwells there. Many people find this a peaceful magical place. Along the trail there are circle shelters and benches for taking a moment of rest to enjoy your time in the Maple-Basswood Forest.

Author: 
Lake Carlos Environmental Center
Topic Areas: 
Forests
Habitat
Wildlife
Target Audience: 
Grades Pre K-6
Religious Groups
Adult
Citizen and Youth Groups
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Metro
Central
Fee: 
No
Cost: 
varies
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Lake Carlos Environmental Center, Environmental Education Director, (320) 846-2431