Saint John's Outdoor University

Saint John's Outdoor University

The Program (Outdoor U) and The Place (Abbey Arboretum)

Upcoming Events

The Nature of Saint John's: A guide to the landscape
and spirituality of Saint John's Abbey Arboretum
  • Edited by Larry Haeg ('67) and Jenny Kutter ('03)
  • Paperback, $12.95 in store and online
  • Proceeds benefit Outdoor U and the Abbey Arboretum
Oct 20 - Dec 31
Abbey Arboretum Archery Deer Hunt
  • Abbey land and trails are open throughout the hunt.
Wed/Thu, Nov 18/19
Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
  • Some tickets still available for each night. Call Kyle Rauch at 320-363-2136 with ticket questions.
Friday, Dec 11
Member Open House
Sunday, Jan 17
Langlauf @ Saint John's
  • Collegiate and Citizen Nordic Ski Race
Saturday, Jan 30
Living in the Avon Hills Conference
Fri-Sun, Feb 26-28
Ski & Spirituality Retreat
See it now!
Buy a seat on the bus

Outdoor U Blog

  • Updates about maple syrup season, ski trails, deer hunt, volunteering and more. We plan to gradually add more content to the blog so tell us what you want to hear.
  • Subscribe to receive all Outdoor U Blog updates by email, or subscribe to individual blog categories that meet your interest (subscription instructions), or just visit the blog online.
  • Check it out and let us know if you have questions.

Saint John's Abbey Arboretum Land Use Requests