St. Mary’s University, Cascade Meadows
2900 19th Street NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Located on 100 acres along the Cascade Creek in northwest Rochester, Cascade Meadow Wetlands and Environmental Science Center features formal and informal learning and event spaces indoors and outdoors. Walking trails, wetlands, and a LEED Platinum certified center hosts Saint Mary’s University courses as well as events, and is also available for public and private use. Outdoor trails are open during daylight hours.
Directions to Cascade Meadow
From the North, travel south on US-52 to 19th St. N.W./Elton Hills Dr. N.W. Take exit 56C from US-52 S. Turn right onto 19th St. N.W./Elton Hills Dr. N.W. Continue to follow 19th St. N.W. and Cascade Meadow will be on the left.
From the South, travel north on US-52 to 19th St. N.W./Elton Hills Dr. N.W. Take exit 56C from US-52 S. Turn left onto 19th St. N.W./Elton Hills Dr. N.W. Continue to follow 19th St. N.W. and Cascade Meadow will be on the left.
From the West, take Hwy 14 US-14 E, turn left onto 60th Ave. N.W., turn right onto 19th St. N.W. and Cascade Meadow will be on the right.
Parking is free at Cascade Meadow. There are 45 spots adjacent to the building and overflow parking is available on the street and the far end of Lourdes Catholic High School (closest to Cascade Meadow). The first two rows will be reserved for pregnant moms, handicapped, elderly or anyone requiring extra support. Please watch for the signs designating parking areas. Thank you for your patience and cooperation!