Gunflint Green Up is Coming!

Time for our 3rd annual Gunflint Green Up!

May 2007

May 2008

May 2009

Coming Soon: May 2010!!!!

. May 7 & 8 we’ll be releasing some of the 100,000 trees that have been planted during the previous Gunflint Green Up celebrations. Releasing is cutting away the competitive vegetation from around the small pine trees–letting the sunshine in.

Friday, May 7

2:00 Sneak Peak at what’s coming to the new Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center 3:00 Centennial Trail Hike 5:30-7:30 Welcome Picnic at the Big Top at Gunflint Lodge with music by the Pincushion Warblers 7:30 Bill Lane will share his “Owl in a Night’s Work” presentation.

Saturday, May 8

9:30 Releasing trees at assigned locations along the Gunflint Trail 5:30-7:30 Thank You Dinner at the Big Top at Gunflint Lodge with music by The Sivertones

7:30- Dance to The Trail’s End Band

Please register by April 30 at The registration fee for all meals and programs is $45 per individual or $100 per family (1- 2 adults and their children 16 years of age and

younger) and includes Friday’s dinner, evening presentation, Saturday tree releasing, box lunch, dinner, dance, and t-shirt. Please visit the website for ala carte options, registration and more information.

Caring for our environment is a meaningful experience, please join us for this community building event.