Wright County, Robert Ney Memorial Park Reserve

Robert Ney Memorial Park Reserve

Robert Ney Memorial Park Reserve

Description:

Approximately 736 acres in size and contains marsh, forest and restored prairie. The Reserve provides a picnic area, 7 miles of hike trails, 3.5 miles of ski trail, access to Lake Mary, a memorial chapel, self guided interpretive trail and an Environmental Education Center. Three Regional Park Grants were used to acquire 375 acres of land, develop trails and restore prairie, and forests. One Outdoor Recreation Grant was used to develop trails and the Environmental Education Center.

Biome:

Deciduous Woods

Grant Funding

Regional Park Grant

     

 

2002 Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund (ETF) and State bonding dollars

$450,000

 

2004 ETF

$30,000

 

2006 ETF and State bonding dollars

$590,000

Outdoor Recreation Grant

 

1994 Federal Land and Water Conservation Fund

$50,000

Location:

1-½ miles north of Maple Lake located off of County Highway 8.

Information:

Wright County Parks This link leads to an external site.
763-682-7693