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Erickson's Petting Zoo

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11890 Hope Roa, Osakis, MN
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Great family friendly farm. Went around halloween, large corn maze with stamps and a reward if you... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
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Family of 5 Visited The Zoo For The First Time

We are a family of 5 that visited the zoo for the first time, to me the place has a " feels like... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
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11890 Hope Roa, Osakis, MN
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Reviewed 25 May 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
Reviewed 18 September 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

Thank graceroste
Reviewed 2 August 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

Thank danijensen
Reviewed 12 August 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
Reviewed 9 April 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
Reviewed 16 September 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
Reviewed 20 December 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
Reviewed 22 August 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
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Came with kids to see animals and have some fun. For the price of admission it was a good time.

Thank Kathryn S
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