Canoeing the Root River at Eagle Bluff

If you can't join us for one or our scheduled events, we welcome you to stop by the Schroeder Visitor's Center, walk or ski our trails or check out our public geocaching course.  Learn More >

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Scholarship Banquet & Fundraiser (a)

Saturday, October 14th

Check-in begins at 5:00 pm


This year we will be celebrating our 20th year of coming together to make Eagle Bluff experiences happen for all students. The event will also note outgoing Executive Director/Founder Joe Deden's forty years of organizational and environmental leadership. Fun games, unique items, delicious food and great company round out this festive and feel-good evening. 

Call or email Sara to request an invitation. 507-467-2437 /


Haunted High Ropes (m)

Friday, October 27th 

5:30 - 9:30 p.m.


Join us the Friday before Halloween for a SPOOKTACULAR night! 

Trick or Treat 30 feet off the ground as you traverse your way through wooden and wire elements that end with a zip line. Warm up by the fire with hot chocolate and s'mores. Ages 6 and up. Registration is required. Medical Release Forms must be completed.

Family Medical Release Form

Individual Child Medical Release Form



Candlelight Snowshoe (m)

Saturday, January 20th

Saturday, February 17th


Stroll along a lighted trail on a beautiful winter evening. Gaze at the stars, listen to the wind over prairie, explore the nighttime woods then stop by a campfire to warm up. Snowshoes provided. An illuminated hike will take place in case of no snow.

Registration is required. Registration will open November 1st.


Rhubarb Festival (c)

Saturday, June 2nd 

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Join Eagle Bluff at the Rhubarb Capital of Minnesota for the 14th Annual Rhubarb Festival! Stop by our booth to learn more about composting and recycling practices. You don't want to miss us; we will be providing the compostable material and bins for the festival! The day will kick off with a Rhubarb Run and the Lanesboro Farmers Market, followed by a day filled with music, contests, games, a rhubarb fashion show and did we say Rhubarb?!


For more information visit 


Becoming an Outdoors Family (m)

June weekend & August weekend



$90 per person or $335 for family of four

$85 for each additional family member


Reconnect with family members in the great outdoors this summer! Class options include: archery, geocaching, fishing, rifle range, ropes course, canoeing and more. This weekend is co-sponsored by the Minnesota DNR. 

June registration will open April 16th. 


Summer High Ropes Challenge (m)

June - August

Saturdays & Tuesdays 


Meet the challenge on the ropes course this summer! Travel from tower to tower over wires and wooden boards to reach the zip-line and enjoy the best view of SE Minnesota! This confidence building experience is great for family outings, reunions, scouts, youth groups and individuals.

Registration required.

Walk-ins accepted only if space is available.

Medical Release Forms must be completed.

Family Medical Release Form

Adult Medical Release Form


Overnight Programs - Require a deposit and notification of a cancellation no less than 15 days prior to the event.

EventsTo receive a full refund a cancellation must be made at least 24 hours prior to the start of the event or by 4pm Friday for a weekend event, whichever comes first.