Big Bog, The Largest Peat Bog In The Lower 48, Is One Of Minnesota’s Most Fascinating Natural Wonders
As anyone who’s spent time in Minnesota can attest, the Land of 10,000 Lakes is full of natural wonders. From waterfalls and forests to beaches and lakes, we have just about every type of scenery you can imagine. Not only that, but there are quite a few spots that you can’t imagine – unless you visit them. One such place is at Big Big State Recreation Area. Here, guests can take in the largest peat bog in the Lower 48. This strange and beautiful spot is one of Minnesota’s most fascinating natural wonders. Next time you’re looking for a unique trip, head up to northern Minnesota to see the peat bog in person. Here’s what you’ll find:
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Have you ever been to Big Bog? What did you think? If you enjoy unique natural areas, you may also be interested in our article about the mysterious magnetic rock in northern Minnesota.
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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