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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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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

Come Cruise with us!

Saturday, July 23, 5-7:30 pm

We had so much fun last year that we are headed out on the Lake again!

Join us July 23 for a scenic cruise along the North Shore aboard the Wenona. Enjoy a 2-hour tour of the North Shore with fellow Sugarloaf supporters.

Boarding begins at 5 pm at the Silver Bay Marina. Departure is at 5:30 pm. The tour includes beer, wine, hors d’ oeuvres and live music by the Two Harbors Ukulele Group (THUGs).

$50 per person. Reserve your tickets online or call 218-525-0001.

Nature Programs at Sugarloaf Cove

Jun 30 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding Demos @ Sugarloaf Cove
Bird banding demonstrations will be held every Thursday,  starting June 9, 2016. Come any time between 7 am and noon. If it is rainy, banding will be cancelled.  Donations gladly accepted.
Jul 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Design your own Dreamcatcher - July 1 @ Sugarloaf Cove | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
Learn how to use willow and red osier dogwood to create a Dreamcatcher. Always a fun project! Register Now Member or non member of Sugarloaf Non member $12.00 USD Member $10.00 USD This workshop is... View Article
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Art of Rock Balancing with Peter Juhl @ Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
Bring along your family and be amazed by Peter Juhl’s ability to balance rocks without glue, rods or any other adhesives. You are guaranteed to be amazed!
Jul 3 @ 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
Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Birchbark Creations workshop - July 8 @ Sugarloaf Cove | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
Birch bark is an amazing material that can be used to create a wide variety of items. Take a stab at making birch bark ornaments such as folded stars, woven hearts, flying geese, or miniature... View Article
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dragonflies are fascinating insects and common along the North Shore. Join author Kurt Mead as he introduces you into the fascinating world of dragonflies.