National Wildlife Refuge System

DETROIT LAKES
WETLAND MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

26624 N. Tower Road
Detroit Lakes, MN, 56501
Phone: 218-847-4431
E-mail: detroitlakes@fws.gov

BOARDWALK TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.04 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Cross Slope: 3.7
    • Cross slope is the grade that is perpendicular to the direction of the trail. Cross slope information is most useful to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are very difficult to drive or maneuver on steep cross slopes. A cross slope of less than 3% provides maximum accessibility.
  • Surface: Boardwalk

Special Features

  • Wildlife photography
  • Sights, sounds, smells: majestic

PRAIRIE MARSH INTERPRETIVE TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 1.16 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Cross Slope: 4.1
    • Cross slope is the grade that is perpendicular to the direction of the trail. Cross slope information is most useful to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are very difficult to drive or maneuver on steep cross slopes. A cross slope of less than 3% provides maximum accessibility.
  • Surface: Admin Road

Special Features

  • A place to reflect and refresh
  • Sights, sounds, smells: majestic

Detroit Lakes
Wetland Management District

Trails By Length

Last updated: October 28, 2010