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Pickerel Creek Wildlife Area

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Water and trials

You are able to view the water ways and see the birds in the water. Walking the trials you see more... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2015
DPYBrown
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Cleveland, Ohio
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This plce is all about sights of plants trees & wild life.This is a place to walk & take in sights... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2014
TeriD D
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Clyde, Ohio
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Aug 20, 2016
“A maze of wetlands and wildlife”
Jul 20, 2015
“Water and trials”
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This 1,200-acre wetland area is crossed by wooden walkways.
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Sandusky, OH
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+1 419-545-6007
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Reviewed August 20, 2016

Be sure to have your GPS or at least another set of eyes along because it is really easy to miss the turnout for the observation platform or any other access points. US hwy 6 is a narrow two lane here and has a lot...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Paul S
Reviewed July 20, 2015

You are able to view the water ways and see the birds in the water. Walking the trials you see more birds then you can count. Just a nice place to relax.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank DPYBrown
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...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank TeriD D
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.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Wanda N
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...More

Date of experience: October 2013
5  Thank Steve1362
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.

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank acadiatraveller
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.

Date of experience: April 2012
10  Thank MelindaY
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