Thanks for your interest in Three Rivers!

As Three Rivers Board Chair, I am proud of what we have accomplished over the years, and remain committed to connecting people with nature through collaborative partnerships, long-term environmental stewardship and fiscally responsible management. I am particularly excited about our recent initiatives to bring more of Three Rivers’ exceptional recreation and natural resources programs into our communities, especially for children and seniors.

I invite you to check out my blog on this website for updates on our many activities at Three Rivers. You can also sign up for my monthly newsletter to stay in touch.



Thursday, April 2 – Walk When the Moon is Full, Richardson Nature Center, 7:30 – 9 p.m. The trees are waking up! Fill your senses on a spring night hike. Identify trees and search for creatures relying on them. Friday, April 3 – Egg Trail and Rabbit Habits, Richardson Nature...

Three Rivers’ sustainability efforts in waste reduction are expanding with the help of two grants. A Green Partners grant from Hennepin County will help us educate groups visiting five Three Rivers facilities (French Visitor Center, Hyland Visitor Center, Richardson Nature Center, Lowry Nature Center, and Gale Woods Farm) about how...

Bring the kids but leave your pocketbook at home - Three Rivers offers family fun for free! Join us at Kroening Interpretive Center or Richardson Nature Center and discover all the fun that life in and around the river and woods has to offer. Find out more here.

Join the GreenFit club and get fit outside in the company of other nature lovers! Great instructors, excellent equipment, and a beautiful setting make it easy to stick with this program. Equipment provided. Sponsored by Hoigaard's. Reservations required. Get more information here.

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John Gunyou
Three Rivers Parks Board Chair