Explore Marsh And Prairie At Wood Lake Nature Center, A Small But Beautiful Wildlife Preserve In Minnesota

Minnesota is home to more than 60 state parks. Each one is well worth visiting. But there are many smaller nature areas to check out as well, including the one we’d like to introduce today. Just south of the Twin Cities, Wood Lake Nature Center is a peaceful oasis away from the busy city. It’s a wonderful place to hike, explore the marshes and prairies, and see animals in their natural habitat. If that sounds good to you, read on below to learn more:

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

For more information about Wood Lake Nature Center, visit the park’s website. And if you’re interested in other peaceful nature areas near the Twin Cities, check out our past article about Elm Creek Park Reserve.

Address: Wood Lake Nature Center, 6710 Lake Shore Dr S, Richfield, MN 55423, USA