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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 Outreach

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

Jun 1 – Jun 5 all-day
North House Folk School is partnering with Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center and University of Minnesota-Extension to host the Northwoods-Great Lakes Master Naturalist Volunteer Training Course on the spectacular North Shore of Lake Superior. Sugarloaf naturalist, Margie... View Article
Jun 9 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding Demonstrations @ 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.
Geology of the Arrowhead @ Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Geology of the Arrowhead @ Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
We are pleased to welcome Dr. John Green, UMD Professor Emeritus of  Geology, and Sugarloaf Cove founder as he talks about the geology of the Arrowhead. One of the most scenic parts of the State, northeastern... View Article
Jun 16 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding Demonstrations @ 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.
Jun 23 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding Demonstrations @ 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.
Discover your Native Plant Community @ Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover your Native Plant Community @ Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center | Schroeder | Minnesota | United States
The MnDNR field guide series to Native Plant Communities of Minnesota offers fascinating information about the patterns and processes that influence the vegetation on our landscape. Please join Brooke Haworth, the new DNR northeast region... View Article