Location: Bloomington, Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, East Old Shakopee Road and East 86th Street
Depth: 9 feet
Size: 8.2 acres
Wheelchair access: Poor
MTC bus: Route 538 and 539. The Mall of America Station is nearby and has multiple routes run through.
Park entrance fee: No
Other activities: Nature viewing, walking path
Agency: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Fishing pier: No
Comments: Hogback Ridge Pond is conveniently located in the beautiful MN Valley National Wildlife Refuge. Since parking is three-quarters of a mile from the pond, enjoy birding and viewing other wildlife on your walk to this popular fishing destination. The open shoreline of this pond gives anglers a great opportunity to try numerous hotspots.
2015 Lake Survey Results:
|Location and Date||Species||Abundance||Average Length (in)||Maximum Length (in)|
|Hogback Ridge||Black Crappie||low||4.7||5.3|