For Birdwatching And Nature Viewing In Perfect Peace And Quiet, Head To Little-Known Sax-Zim Bog In Minnesota

For nature lovers, the North Star State has got to be one of the best places in the United States to explore. Not only do we have more than 10,000 lakes to discover. But Minnesota is also home to millions of acres of forests, thousands of miles of rivers, dozens of rushing waterfalls, and plenty of rugged cliffs. And these are just the state’s most well-known landscapes. If you look a little closer, you’ll find unusual spots like the place we’d like to introduce today. The little-known Sax Zim Bog is one of the most unique places to visit in northern Minnesota. It’s full of peace and quiet, beauty, and plenty of opportunity for birdwatching. Here’s what you need to know about this spot:

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Have you ever been to Sax Zim Bog? For more information about this place, including maps, wildlife information, and more, check out the Friends of Sax-Zim Bog website and Facebook page. And if you enjoy bog landscapes, you’ll also want to check out Minnesota’s Big Bog State Recreation Area.

Address: 8793 Owl Ave, Meadowlands, MN 55765, USA