|Watson Heritage Area/West Fork Wetlands
This is one of the largest public timber tracts in Palo Alto County with 378 acres of County Conservation land adjacent to 640 acres of DNR land. Hike the mowed trail along river valley oxbows and 7 wetlands to enjoy fall colors and view wildlife. Watch for Deer, Otter, Pheasant and Turkey. The restored prairie to the east displays an excellent variety of prairie flowers from March to September. Hunting and trapping are allowed..
Watson Heritage Area is located 1 mile southeast of Emmetsburg off of B 41 (south of the airport).
Driving Directions and other Information
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Take a short visit to Watson Heritage Area via the video below!
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