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Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge

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Serene refuge, a good place for bird watching

This nature area was right off highway 200 and was a perfect stop for our tail-gate picnic. We... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Meander2
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Mattawan, Michigan
A peaceful place

Good dirt road leading into the place to a parking area. Floating dock and short boardwalk. Nice... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Roadbum
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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10 Jun 2018
“TICKS, TICKS AND MORE TICKS!!!!”
25 Sep 2017
“Serene refuge, a good place for bird watching”
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State Highway 200, Dunn Center, ND 58626
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Horrible lake! It's full of mercury so you can't eat the fish you catch. It also gets agricultural chemicals and animal feces in it. It's tiny and there are ticks everywhere!!! The only cool thing is the native american remnants.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This nature area was right off highway 200 and was a perfect stop for our tail-gate picnic. We found the refuge to be wonderfully maintained, with several natural areas for viewing water fowl and other wildlife. As another reviewer mentioned, we agree that the refuge...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Good dirt road leading into the place to a parking area. Floating dock and short boardwalk. Nice nature trail by the lake. The loop, leading away from the lake is not really worth it. Lots of ticks in May.

Date of experience: May 2017
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