City of Detroit Lakes, Sucker Creek Preserve

Sucker Creek Preserve

Description:

Acquire 64 acres of maple/basswood forest, including a segment of a designated trout stream, to serve as a natural open space. An interpretive trail connects the parking lot to an amphitheatre and is used for environmental education and nature observation.

Biome:

Deciduous Woods

Grant Funding

Natural and Scenic Areas Acquisition Grant

     

2002 Environment & Natural Resources Trust Fund

$92,000

 

Outdoor Recreation Grant Program

$60,000

Location:

From Detroit Lakes: East on Highway 10 to 290th Avenue. Right turn. 3/10 mile. Preserve on the right.

Information:

Mr. Larry Remmen, Director of Development, City of Detroit Lakes,
218-846-7125