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Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge

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The Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge is a beautiful mixture of upland and lowland hardwood forest, small grasslands, and marshes. An observation deck overlooks 3,600-acre Rice Lake, where more than 70,000 ring-necked ducks and other waterfowl can be seen during the fall migration.

Picnic tables are located at Mandy Lake and Twin Lakes parking areas, as well as the Rice Lake water control structure fishing area. Mandy Lake Trail, CCC Camp Trail, and North Bog Trail loops are groomed for classic, in-line skiing in the winter months.

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Trails in Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge - 4

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1.7 mi 2.8 km #1Mandy Lake Trail
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McGregor, MN
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1.7 mi 2.8 km McGregor, MN
1.0 mi 1.5 km #2CCC Camp Trail
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McGregor, MN
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1.0 mi 1.5 km McGregor, MN
1.9 mi 3.0 km #3Rice Lake Pool Trail
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Aitkin, MN
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1.9 mi 3.0 km Aitkin, MN
1.1 mi 1.7 km #4North Bog Trail
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McGregor, MN
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1.1 mi 1.7 km McGregor, MN

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Hardwood forest.
Oct 18, 2016 near Aitkin, MN
Mandy Lake.
Oct 18, 2016 near Aitkin, MN
Grassland.
Oct 18, 2016 near Aitkin, MN
Twin Lakes.
Oct 18, 2016 near Aitkin, MN
Hardwood forest.
Oct 18, 2016 near Aitkin, MN

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