Location: Westwood Hills Nature Center, St. Louis Park, MN. The nature center is located just south of I-394 and east of Highway 169. Parking and admission are free.
Things to do: Hike around the lake and over marshland on footbridges.
Nature highlights: The preserve is beautiful throughout the seasons and provides homes for many animals including deer, fox, mink and owls. Westwood Naturalists conduct year-round programs to increase visitors understanding and appreciation of our natural world.
Check it out online: www.westwoodhillsnaturecenter.org