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Candlelight hike at Afton park Feb. 2

Afton State Park will host a candle-lit hike from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. The trail is two miles and suitable for hikers of all ages. Snowshoeing will be a possibility if there is enough snow. Following the hike park and trail visitors can warm up around a fire and roast marshmallows or enjoy a hot drink.

The event is free but a vehicle permit ($5/one-day permit or $25/year-round permit) is required

For more information, go to MNDNR or call the DNR Information Center at (651) 296-6157 or (888) 646-6367 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The event may be cancelled due to weather.