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Restore the
North Shore:
Forest Restoration

Sugarloaf is working hard with North Shore landowners to restore the North Shore Forest.

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Sugarloaf
Education and Programs

Enjoy nature oriented activities and learning opportunities at Sugarloaf Cove and along the North Shore.

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Sugarloaf Cove
Nature Center

Explore 1.1 billion year old lava flows and a beautiful cobblestone beach, along the Lake Superior shoreline near Schroeder, MN

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Sugarloaf North Shore Nature Center

Working with you to preserve and restore Minnesota’s North Shore of Lake Superior

Founded in 1993 to protect and restore beautiful Sugarloaf Cove, Sugarloaf: The North Shore Stewardship Association promotes the restoration and preservation of the entire North Shore. We offer fun, educational programs for all ages at the Cove, and are teaching North Shore landowners how to become better stewards of their land through our forest restoration and invasive plant control efforts.

Nature Programs at Sugarloaf Cove

Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sunday Geology Walks @ Sugarloaf Cove | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
Discover the fascinating geologic history of the North Shore and Sugarloaf Cove on this weekly walk.  Find out how agates are formed and where all the beautiful North Shore rocks came from. $2 per person;... View Article
Aug 4 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding Demos @ Sugarloaf Cove
Take a much closer look at songbirds! We will be banding birds and monitoring the populations of songbirds that nest and travel through Sugarloaf Cove and adding to the growing research on North Shore birds.... View Article
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Pine Needle Craft - August 5 @ Sugarloaf Cove | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
Discover what you can create using simple pine needles. Register Now Member or non member of Sugarloaf Non member $12.00 USD Member $10.00 USD This workshop is part of our new Friday series – Nature’s... View Article
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Annual Meeting and Ice Cream Social @ Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
Help us celebrate another successful year of North Shore stewardship at our annual Ice Cream Social and membership meeting. The activities start at 1 pm with a short general membership meeting. Ice cream sundaes and a... View Article
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Bird Stories from the Cove @ Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center
Who are the birds of Sugarloaf Cove? Well that all depends on when you are here. Some are year-round residents, some just seasonal residents, some follow rush hour traffic through here, and some make rare... View Article
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sunday Geology Walks @ Sugarloaf Cove | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
Discover the fascinating geologic history of the North Shore and Sugarloaf Cove on this weekly walk.  Find out how agates are formed and where all the beautiful North Shore rocks came from. $2 per person;... View Article
Aug 11 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding Demos @ Sugarloaf Cove
Take a much closer look at songbirds! We will be banding birds and monitoring the populations of songbirds that nest and travel through Sugarloaf Cove and adding to the growing research on North Shore birds.... View Article
Taking and Making Great Outdoor Images  - August 12 @ Sugarloaf Cove | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
Join professional landscape photographer Chris Sandberg (www.cksandbergphoto.com) for a four-hour working session on getting closer to the elusive goal of making great outdoor photographic prints. The afternoon will be split into three parts: classroom time... View Article