Greater MN Parks & Trails is working to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Minnesota by providing areas for recreational opportunities, and promoting legislative support, funding opportunities, and networking for regional parks and trails throughout Greater Minnesota.

Zeb Gray Shelter - Ramsey Park

30Nov 20

Apply now for DNR parks and trails grants

The GMPT has been instrumental in successfully advocating for additional state funding for parks and trails grant programs initiated by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Applications are now…

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20Nov 20

COVID-19 and Winter Recreation

We made it through the summer and most of the fall, but unfortunately COVID is turning our state upside down again. Wednesday’s news from Governor Walz was hard to swallow,…

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18Nov 20

Parks Rx: Nature Prescribed

Park Rx America is a non-profit organization whose mission is to decrease the burden of chronic disease, increase health and happiness, and foster environmental stewardship, by virtue of prescribing Nature…

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Frank Lloyd Wright
“Study nature. Love nature. Stay close to nature. It will never fail you.”
Frank Lloyd Wright