Fall Wildflower Tour at Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge

The colors and textures of native wildflowers and grasses decorate the fall landscape at the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge.

Join volunteer naturalists for a guided tour of the oak savanna and area woodlands on Saturday, September 8, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Don’t forget your cameras and binoculars!


Meet for the tour in the parking lot by the old school house on Sherburne County Road 9, 5.5 miles west of Hwy. 169.  You will travel by car caravan, making a few stops for short walks to view wildflowers, grasses and wildlife.  The tour will end at approximately 12:00 p.m.


The tour is free and open to everyone.  Pre-registration is appreciated, by calling the refuge at 763/389-3323 or emailing sherburne@fws.gov.  Sherburne Refuge is just 15 minutes from the communities of Zimmerman and Princeton, and 30 minutes from St. Cloud.  An easy and scenic drive!


For more information on the Midwest Region of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service visit http://midwest.fws.gov.