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Deep Portage Conservation Reserve and Learning Center

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Address: 2197 Nature Center Dr NW, Hackensack, MN 56452-2431
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Outstanding nature learning experience for students and adults

As a hiker and chaperone for middle school students, I have found Deep Portage and its staff to be a great experience. Staff are very knowledgeable. Educational programs are... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
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Angola
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Angola
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

As a hiker and chaperone for middle school students, I have found Deep Portage and its staff to be a great experience. Staff are very knowledgeable. Educational programs are meaningful and help build a sense of collaboration/comaraderie. The students especially liked the climbing wall and the observation tower. The opportunity to paddle and do a short portage were a good... More 

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Ventura
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Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Love this area for the trails for running, snowshoeing & fat biking!! Our dogs love the freedom...watch for deer hunters during season.

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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Bring your hiking shoes or cross country skis and enjoy the many trails throughout almost 7000 acres of wilderness. The observation tower is worth the climb for a wonderful view of the surrounding terrain. The center has many educational exhibits.

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Rockwall, Texas
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Reviewed 19 September 2013

Have been up here a few times, and it's always enjoyable... even just the drive up to the main headquarters. There is an interpretive center that gives visitors a good idea f what the center provides, wildlife around etc. The main buiding also has some interesting displays. Main purpose is well-served: to introduce young people to the woods -- teaching... More 

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