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Tamarack Nature Center

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5287 Otter Lake Rd, White Bear Lake, MN 55110-5851
+1 651-407-5350
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One of our favorite ways to spend an afternoon

We are long time visitors of Tamarack- have always loved it but I've been meaning to write a review... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
via mobile
Beautiful and peaceful!!

Great place to enjoy a peaceful nature walk! They also have a great play area for the kids! Very... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Robin D
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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5287 Otter Lake Rd, White Bear Lake, MN 55110-5851
+1 651-407-5350
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We are long time visitors of Tamarack- have always loved it but I've been meaning to write a review since the renovations were completed. The facilities and programs at this nature center are so great and the naturalists and volunteers who work here are so...More

Thank molly1242
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy a peaceful nature walk! They also have a great play area for the kids! Very nice trails and places to sit, reflect and enjoy.

1  Thank Robin D
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Good walking trails, they don't allow dogs. Also nice area for kids to play. Safe and lots of open space.

Thank kakelly01
Reviewed 7 September 2017

As you know while on vacation you don't always watch your diet. This place allowed me a very nice trail to walk and work off some of the calories.

Thank Allen S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I went to Tamarack about four times in the past month while in the area. I enjoyed running on the trails in the early morning while rustling up deer and turkeys in the underbrush. I enjoyed going back with my family for a prairie walk...More

Thank MrPalustris
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My Wife and I enjoy going here to be together or bring the kids along. Its a very peaceful place to go to just have a nice walk around the lake or to take picture. If you are looking you will see wild life such...More

1  Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Love this place - come with or without kids wonderful trails beautiful picnic area. our grandson was 10 and he loved it - interests for all ages.

Thank Bixby_13
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The nature center has a nice garden and play area for children. In the summer they have fun summer camps for kids and during the school year they offer a nature centered preschool. They also offer many classes and some free activities thru out the...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We love this place. We only wish we could take our leashed dogs. We do understand, however, that the rule no dogs is because someone abused the privilege.

Thank Jackie E
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Tamarack continues to be a rich asset for this NE Twin-Cities metro area. Strong on offerings for kids and nature lovers. Relatively small in area, but well laid out, and maintained. Currently, construction interferes with parking. We've taken our grandchlldren there for years (they're now...More

1  Thank Irl C
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25 April 2017|
Response from IcePonyGirl | Reviewed this property |
Trails and Discovery Hollow and Garden are free and open to the public. Please sign in at the main office before or after your visit. Donations are gratefully accepted.