Most People Don’t Know About This Underrated Zoo Hiding In Minnesota
Here in Minnesota, we have nearly endless opportunities to observe wild animals. Aside from venturing out into the woods, there are many wildlife preserves, aquariums, and zoos designed for bringing nature up close to visitors. Most Minnesotans have been to the state’s two largest zoos, Como and Minnesota, but there are still several other underrated zoos dotted across the state. One of the nicest is Oxbow Park and Zollman Zoo in Byron, Minnesota. Take a look:
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Have you been to Oxbow Park and Zollman Zoo? What’d you think? For more information about this underrated zoo, check out their website and Facebook page!
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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