Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge

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  • There are no entrance or user fees to enjoy the refuge. Free parking.


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  • Fr Detroit Lakes 8 mi E on Hwy 34, 9 mi N on CR 29. Located at junction of Co Rds 26 & 29. 18 mi NE of Detroit Lakes.

Other Date Information

  • Year-round. Visitor Center Hours: 8am-4pm weekdays except federal holidays. Weekends 10am-5pm mid-May thru mid-October. 1st & 3rd Sundays 10:00am - 5:00pm Nov to mid-May. Refuge public use hours 5am-10pm.

Green Practices

  • Desc of Green Practices in Place: On the Minnesota Green Route.
  • Waste Reduction/Reuse/Recycling

Attraction Attributes

  • Accessible to Disabled
  • Can Accommodate Groups of 45 or more

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  1. Tamarac Fall Festival

    Tamarac Fall Festival

    35704 County Hwy 26
    Rochert, MN 56578
    Call: (218) 847-2641

    Fall is a spectacular time to explore the woods! Take the migration challenge and complete your passport as you participate in several activity stations. Refuge excursions, children's activity trail, photo contest display, wild rice demonstrations and more! Guided bus tours at 11 am and 1 pm. All activities are free.

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