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The Minnesota State Bird

Great display...Absolutely the most fun bird to watch on and in the water. They put their babies... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
jshanson
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New Mexico
Largest loon!

Go loony and make it a photo op! Vergas has the largest loon, Minnesota's state bird. Playground in... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Pat H
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  • Very good51%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
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“state bird” (2 reviews)
“op” (2 reviews)
“picnic” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Hwy 4, Vergas, MN
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great display...Absolutely the most fun bird to watch on and in the water. They put their babies on the mom's back to get used to swimming.. When I return to MN, the sound of a loon calling is the first thing I listen for when...More

Thank jshanson
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Go loony and make it a photo op! Vergas has the largest loon, Minnesota's state bird. Playground in the park, picnic shelter there too. Pretty views!

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Every city has their "thing" and the loon in Vergas is no exception. Nestled by the lake in a nice park and beach area.

Thank 507lynettee
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Nice, small lakeside park to take a break and relax. You have to look for it or you may miss it, but worth a stop.

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 10 July 2013

I don't think I would go way out of my way to see this giant loon, but when in the area it is a great place to stop. The kids love to pose by the loon for pictures. The park is a great place to...More

Thank Melissa80020
Reviewed 8 July 2013

A fun photo op in a nice park on the lake. Nothing more exciting than a really large cement loon, but still...

1  Thank jjm93
Reviewed 26 April 2013

Minnesota is the home of large statues in small towns. the loon is the state bird. Another place to take a picture.

Thank Theresa045
Reviewed 19 December 2012

First, I always laugh at the World's Largest Loon standing on the shore of Long Lake when just down the road is Loon Lake. But this is a must stop if you have kids or just want to get out in a park-like setting and...More

Thank timmyloud
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Whooo doesn't like a big looon? Kids will enjoy the lakeside park, and photo opportunities. Enjoy the bike trail from Vergus town center to here.

Thank Lois R
Reviewed 27 October 2012

It is a nice park area, but nothing else to do there. It is on the lake, so it might be nice to picnic there with kids.

Thank zzzbrenda
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