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Erickson's Petting Zoo

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11890 Hope Roa, Osakis, MN
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This place is great!

First, all the staff was very welcoming and engaging! We had such a lovely time because of them and... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
MinneapolisTraveling
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Minneapolis
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Great fun!

What a great place! I had never explored a corn maze before and this one did not disappoint. Our... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2017
Betti M
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Alexandria, Minnesota
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11890 Hope Roa, Osakis, MN
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"feeding the animals"
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"pony rides"
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"pumpkin patch"
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"corn maze"
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"tractor"
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"newborn"
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"popcorn"
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

First, all the staff was very welcoming and engaging! We had such a lovely time because of them and we will definitely be back. There are a ton of animals that all seem to be very well kept and happy. We enjoyed feeding them all...More

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Reviewed October 8, 2017

What a great place! I had never explored a corn maze before and this one did not disappoint. Our footwear got quite muddy, but that made it even more fun. The animals were a treat and the pumpkin patch went on forever. Thanks for a...More

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Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

Great family friendly farm. Went around halloween, large corn maze with stamps and a reward if you get them all. Ponies for small kids to ride, Tractor rides to a pumpkin patch to but pumpkims, cider and popcorn for sale, playset with corn instead of...More

Thank RandallJensen
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

We are a family of 5 that visited the zoo for the first time, to me the place has a " feels like home" feeling in it. We rode the tractor going to the corn maze, we enjoyed petting and feeding the animals, our 3...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2015 via mobile

My daughter and I traveled here today from the Fergus Falls area. It had a hobby farm feel to it. It belongs to a family that has been there for three generations. The buildings are old, but that should be expected for a hundred year...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2014

We took our God-daughter (almost 5) here. We were the only ones here. But everyone there was ready and willing to help us. Some other reviewers complained about the conditions of the animals/pens. I am no farmer, but the conditions at the MN State Fair...More

1  Thank LaurenK977
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Reviewed April 8, 2014

It's ok. There were some fun parts, including getting a peacock feather and playing around in the yard. Good place to stretch your legs and take a minor detour off the interstate, if you're passing through for other reasons. Many of the chickens were losing...More

2  Thank Leezer1015
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Reviewed September 15, 2013

Went here for the corn maze and the petting zoo. The place was dirty. The animals were a mess and the corn maze was o.k. at best.

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed December 19, 2012

This is a typical farm and that is it. Not much to see good if you would like a two hour trip. The animals that they had are typical animals that you can see at the zoo. Unless you are in the area you could...More

Thank lovinglifeminnesota
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Reviewed August 21, 2012

While visiting Family in Alexandria, we decided to take the baby (14mo) to see the animals. Well worth the time! Nice drive (onto 'washboard' road) into the country. A 'tour' of the barn and introduction to the barn animals by one of the 'Erickson's" GrandKids,...More

Thank phcruiser
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