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Trail Reports

Fall Color Report for Sibley State Park 10-7-21

Where to go Head to Mt. Tom for a panoramic view of the surrounding forest. Henschien Lake’s Shoreline is very colorful this week. Hike the Pond View Trail by the Interpretive Center for a mix of prairie grasses, flowers and deciduous trees. The park’s beach area provides great views of the forest along Lake Andrew. What you’ll see The Oak trees are showing yellow. The Maple trees are still consistently red and orange. The Ash trees are still showing yellow on the leaves that are left. We have had a…

Fall Color Report for Monson Lake State Park 10-14-21

Where to go Enjoy the cooler fall temps while checking out the Hiking Club Trail for some early fall colors. The Boat Landing has great views of the surrounding forest. What you’ll see The Oak trees are showing yellow colors. Maples trees are showing orange and red colors. We did have a fair amount of leaves dropping this week from rain and wind. More tips The Monson historic shelter building is a great place to have lunch and view the fall colors. To see current fall photos of the park, click…

Fall Color Report for Sibley State Park 10-7-21

Where to go Head to Mt. Tom for a panoramic view of the surrounding forest. Henschien Lake’s Shoreline is very colorful this week. Hike the Pond View Trail by the Interpretive Center for a mix of prairie grasses, flowers and deciduous trees. The park’s beach area provides great views of the forest along Lake Andrew. What you’ll see The Oak trees are finally starting to show some yellow. The Maples are still consistently red and orange. The Ash trees are still showing yellow on the leaves that are left. We…

Fall Color Report for Monson Lake State Park 10-7-21

Where to go Enjoy the cooler fall temps while checking out the Hiking Club Trail for some early fall colors. The Boat Landing has great views of the surrounding forest. What you’ll see The Oak trees are showing yellow colors. Maples trees are showing orange and red colors. We did have a fair amount of leaves dropping this week. More tips The Monson historic shelter building is a great place to have lunch and view the fall colors. To see current fall photos of the park, click here.

Fall Color Report for Sibley State Park 9-30-21

Where to go Head to Mt. Tom for a panoramic view of the surrounding forest. Hike the Pond View Trail by the Interpretive Center for a mix of prairie grasses, flowers and deciduous trees. The park’s beach area provides great views of the forest along Lake Andrew. What you’ll see Many of the Maple trees are displaying bright orange and red colors. Ash trees are showing yellow colors. There is still a fair amount of green in the canopy. More tips Sibley State Park’s Lake View Campground is currently closed…

Fall Color Report for Monson Lake State Park 9-30-21

Where to go Enjoy the cooler fall temps while checking out the Hiking Club Trail for some early fall colors. The Boat Landing has great views of the surrounding forest. What you’ll see The Oak trees are just starting to show some color. Maples trees are showing orange and red colors. The Ash trees are displaying yellow colors. More tips The Monson historic shelter building is a great place to have lunch and view the fall colors. To see current fall photos of the park, click here.

Fall Color Report for Sibley State Park 9-23-21

Where to go Head to Mt. Tom for a panoramic view of the surrounding forest. Hike the Pond View Trail by the Interpretive Center for a mix of prairie grasses, flowers and deciduous trees. The park’s beach area provides great views of the forest along Lake Andrew. What you’ll see With the cooler temperatures at night the fall colors are becoming more noticeable each day. Some of the Maple Trees are displaying yellow and orange colors. The prairies and wetlands are starting to show bronze and golden colors. The 4th…

Fall Color Report for Monson Lake State Park 9-23-21

Where to go Enjoy the cooler fall temps while checking out the Hiking Club Trail for some early fall colors. The Boat Landing has great views of the surrounding forest. What you’ll see This area has numerous Oak Trees that are just starting their fall color transition. The Red Sumacs are continue to turn red on some trail edges. The surrounding prairie and wetlands are also starting to show some bronze colors. More tips The Monson historic shelter building is a great place to have lunch and view the fall…

Fall Color Report for Sibley State Park 9-16-21

Where to go Head to Mt. Tom for a panoramic view of the surrounding forest. Hike the Pond View Trail by the Interpretive Center for a mix of prairie grasses, flowers and deciduous trees. The park’s beach area provides great views of the forest along Lake Andrew. What you’ll see With the cooler temperatures at night the fall colors are just starting to become more noticeable each day. Some of the Maple Trees are displaying yellow and orange colors. The prairies and wetlands are starting to show bronze and golden…

Fall Color Report for Monson Lake State Park 9-9-21

Where to go Check out the Hiking Club Trail for some early fall colors. The Boat Landing has great views of the surrounding forest. What you’ll see This area has numerous Oak Trees that are just starting their fall color transition. The Red Sumacs are starting to turn red on some trail edges. The surrounding prairie and wetlands are also starting to show some bronze colors. More tips The Monson historic shelter building is a great place to have lunch and view the fall colors. To see current fall photos…

Fall Color Report for Sibley State Park 9-9-21

Where to go Head to Mt. Tom for a panoramic view of the surrounding forest. Hike the Pond View Trail by the Interpretive Center for a mix of prairie grasses, flowers and deciduous trees. The park’s beach area provides great views of the forest along Lake Andrew. What you’ll see With the cooler temperatures at night the fall colors are just starting to become more noticeable each day. Some of the Maple Trees are displaying yellow and orange colors. The prairies and wetlands are starting to show bronze and golden…

Trail Report for 8-12-21

As the temperatures start to slowly decrease as we approach fall, now’s the perfect time for an evening bike ride, walk, or run along the many beautiful trails in the Willmar Lakes Area! Don’t forget to use some mosquito spray before you leave the house and make sure you bring along a water as well. Have fun exploring the sights and sounds of nature as you enjoy our trails!