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Pickerel Creek Wildlife Area

Address: Sandusky, OH
Phone Number: 419-545-6007
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Ranked #11 of 15 Attractions in Sandusky
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Clyde, Ohio
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This plce is all about sights of plants trees & wild life.This is a place to walk & take in sights & see for yourself.You might get luckey & see a soaring Eagle sanping up a fish out of the water! just like we did.Turtles,frogs snakes snails many things of interst,just a matter of timeing & patince.The fishing can be... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

but I just couldn't drive by without stopping and pulling out the binos for a few minutes. It was an unplanned stopover, and even though I didn't see anything terribly exciting it is nice to now know where this is along the birding route.

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Avon, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Frequently I drive past the Pickerel Creek Wildlife Area and if it is in the evening prior to sunset, I have learned that the observation platform on the north side of Route 6 is an excellent place to stop and bird watch as the sun sets. Ducks, geese, heron and Bald Eagles are common, especially in spring and early fall.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The birds were abundant. Eagles, kites, herons, egrets to name a few. The dikes where you can hike could be better mowed so you can find your way. The "observation tower" is more a deck. Still, enjoyed seeing the birds.

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Sandusky, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

A great place to view wildlife, especially bald eagles. On my last visit there were more than 12 of them in one area. Great place to view waterfowl and see melanistic garter snakes.

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