Fergus Falls, the southern most city on this birding trail, is located on I-94 in the West Central Lakes Area just 175 miles NW of Minneapolis. Fergus Falls is centered within deciduous woodlands, tall grass prairies, and lakes country. Eleven of the birding sites are within 20 miles of Fergus Falls.
Fergus Falls guests will also enjoy a strong performing arts community, a first class museum and The Prairie Wetlands Learning Center as well as biking on the Central Lakes Trail and hiking on the North Country Scenic Trail. Fishing, golf and the full range of outdoor activities make this a great stop. Many festivals add more excitement including: Frostbite Festival, SummerFest and the Phelps Mill Festival.
For more information contact the Visit Fergus Falls, 112 W. Washington Ave., City Hall, Fergus Falls, MN 56537, 1-800-726-8959, 218-332-5425 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or look us up at www.visitfergusfalls.com.