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Carver Park Reserve

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7025 Victoria Drive, Victoria, MN 55386, United States
763.694.7650 (Lowry Nature Center)
Admission: $ 0.00
Hours of Operation:
Monday 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Situated on the western edge of the Twin Cities, Carver Park Reserve is home to the Lowry Nature Center, Grimm Farm Historic Site and King Waterbird Sanctuary. Carver Park is the home of Lowry Nature CenterVisitors may spot Trumpeter Swans, osprey, mink, white-tailed deer, barred owls and a variety of waterfowl and songbirds. Year-round, visitors can explore activities that take advantage of our winding trails, rolling wooded terrain and interconnected lakes and marshes.

Family Archery at Carver Park Reserve

Carver is one of the Three Rivers parks that offers family archery programs. Skilled instructors aid families in learning the basics of shooting safely and accurately using fun games. The range includes stationary targets and an elevated platform. Equipment provided for this program.

Youth 15 and younger are free, but need to be chaperoned by a paying adult. Archery passes are $6 daily and $35 annually.

Grimm Farmhouse is located in Carver Park

Trumpeter Swans at Carver Park Reserve

Carver is one among the Three Rivers Parks participating in the Trumpeter Swan Reintroduction Project. This program was begun 1966 with one pair of swans and has grown to over 12,000 birds. The Trumpeter Swan Societyformed in 1968, works to support this project. Nesting swans can be currently found in this park and others throughout Hennepin, Wright, Carver, and Ramsey counties. Three Rivers reminds park visitors to follow park ordinances, remain on designated trails, give these wild birds ample space, and do not feed the wild animals.

Trumpeter Swans at Carver Park Reserve

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