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Gilbertson Conservation Education Area

22580 A Avenue

Gilbertson Conservation Education Area is located just east of Downtown Elgin on county road B64 or Agate Road.  This 345 acre park packs lots of things to do in the country. You can have a picnic, stay at the  campground, and enjoy fishing and canoeing at the river or the pond. The park features more than 5 miles of trails for hiking, walking, and  horseback riding. The park is also open for public hunting.

Non-motorized bikes are welcome and cross-country skiing is available on 5 miles of gorgeous trails.  The park includes a nature center, two historical buildings,a petting zoo and even a Maize (Corn) Maze!


Kelly Janssen

Sunday, March 11, 2018
Awesome hidd3n gem

R.J. Olsen

Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017
Nice pond for summer or ice fishing.

Amber Keller

Thursday, June 1, 2017
Neat nature center with a bonus of a petting zoo

L Bresson

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Great campground

Tracy Meyer

Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016
Beautiful rock bar

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