It's that time for our annual Calendar Photo Contest! Share your best North Country nature photos as Encounters for a chance to be featured in our 2017 calendar and win some great prizes. This photo, taken by Janine Wright, is featured in our 2016 calendar.
Just Our Nature

Calling all North Country nature photographers: Nature Up North is hosting a contest for nature photos that will be featured in our 2016 wall calendar. Share your best shots with us as Encounters for chances to win gift certificates to ACE Hardware, TAUNY, and free Nature Up North gear!

In the Classroom

Are you a teacher interested in incorporating more nature and place-based learning into your lessons? Do you want to increase opportunities for integrating outdoor learning with STEM content? Nature Up North is offering a workshop for local teachers on August 3rd and 4th.

Just Our Nature

What’s a creative and imaginative way to engage with nature? Build a fairy house! Magic was definitely in the air at our fairy house building workshop this afternoon.

Farmed and Foraged

The North Country may not have a lot of golden ore, but its wetlands are filled with cattails whose pollen transforms local swamps into a virtual goldmine.

Just Our Nature

While it sounds absurd to think a vegetable might burn us, it does happen, and this is peak season for it.

Events Up North

July 26, 2016
Cool down and unwind after a long summer day with an evening paddle down a calm river.
August 4, 2016
Bring your guitar and your friends and family for a campfire sing /play -along jam featuring NCPR’s Barb Heller! Expertise NOT required...just 4 or 5 basic chords will do it.
August 13, 2016
Come enjoy a late summer bird walk at Indian Creek Nature Center.