Discover what’s in your nature!
At Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center, people connect with the natural world and each other through shared outdoor experiences. We aim to inspire current and future generations to lifelong environmental stewardship and a love of nature.
Connecting people to nature and each other for over 40 years
Founded in 1978, we are a private, nonprofit residential environmental learning center providing accredited education programs & outdoor adventures year-round in the scenic bluff country near Lanesboro, Minnesota.
Through a variety of programs for children and adults, we provide transformative experiences which empower people to care for the earth and each other.
Choose Your Eagle Bluff Adventure!
Come one, come all – there are many ways to experience learning, fun, and adventure at Eagle Bluff! Whether you’re part of a big group, small group, or flying solo, you’ll find amazing ways to connect with others and the environment through our outdoor programming.
Visit as a Group
We offer group experiences for schools and others that promote a positive relationship with the outdoors as well as foster teamwork and a sense of respect, stewardship, and community.
Kids, Families, & Adults
We provide experiences that help people deepen their understanding of nature and create a positive impact on the environment and others – no matter what stage of life you’re in!
Scholars & Educators
Education is at the core of everything we do – as such, part of our mission is to develop educators who are passionate about nature and getting students outdoors to learn & grow.
Hike, Bike, Bird, Ski, Explore!
We’ve got over 9 miles of trails open to the public seven days a week, dusk till dawn! Come enjoy spectacular hiking, bird-watching, geocaching, cross-country skiing, mountain biking, and more at our campus in beautiful Bluff Country.
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Registration for 2020 J-Term Now Open!
Eagle Bluff now offers accredited programming for college students! Through our partnership with Hamline University, we are offering J-Term courses for undergraduate students enrolled in any college or university. These classes will be taught largely outside, while featuring a diverse array of guest instructors and field trips.