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Rydell National Wildlife Refuge

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A Nice Peaceful Place For A Long Walk!

My wife, great-grandson and I visted this month and had a great experience. We had been here many... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
BluegooseTraveler
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New York Mills, Minnesota
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Lots of trails to go walking,biking,jogging or strolling springtime,summertime or fall bird... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
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21 Aug 2017
“A Nice Peaceful Place For A Long Walk!”
16 Mar 2016
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17788 349th St SE, Erskine, MN 56535-9253
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

My wife, great-grandson and I visted this month and had a great experience. We had been here many times before and have enjoyed the refuge on every occasion. Rydell NWR is located in NW Minnesota near the town of Erskine. It was established for the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank BluegooseTraveler
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Lots of trails to go walking,biking,jogging or strolling springtime,summertime or fall bird watching turtle watching or picnic

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank solomoniamartushoff
Reviewed 3 October 2015

A little off the beaten path, but well laid out with easy hiking trails. the lake is nice and full of water fowl when we were there. The ranger station was closed, but the restrooms were clean and not smelly.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Pixelpanderer
Reviewed 17 September 2015

There's a nice visitor's center and the trails are very nice. There's an old cabin site that I want to get to but haven't been able to visit yet.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Excellent walking paths take you throughout the refuge. Speaker on bugs and reptiles brought live specimens. Kids had a great time.

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank IcyMre
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Traveling from Itasca SP, MN to Grand Forks, ND we saw the "BROWN" sign for the Refuge on the hwy. Since I can't resist an opportunity to photograph wildlife my friend and I stopped. As we were entering the refuge we saw a Loon in...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Alicia T
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