Residents of Fertile boast about their city not only because of the home town atmosphere, but also because of its location! Fertile offers natural resources like no other. Here in Fertile, we take advantage of the four seasons and many can't wait for the snow to melt for golfing, kayaking, Strem Field, and the beauty of the flower gardens! Check us out!
Located in the heart of the Sand Hills the AELC site covers 640 acres and includes over 10 miles of hiking/cross country ski trails, a campground, a deck overlooking the Sand Hill River and a nature center which provides restroom facilities and a meeting room for classes and community events. The AELC provides many recreational opportunities for families and visitors of all ages. Whether you are interested in a family picnic on our deck overlooking the Sand Hill River, a leisurely stroll along one of our many trails, or a family reunion in the Nature Center building, or a geocaching adventure, the AELC can accommodate you! For more information call 218-945-3129.
(Photo credit to Wayne Goeken)
Located in J.D. Mason Park, the Nature Place Space received additions in 2020 that include a climbing tree, a rope bridge, and tire climbers. Looking for a safe place to let the kids unwind and get off some of that extra enery? Look no further. The additions were funded by the Early Childhood Initiative and were a great addition to the park. Have a picnic and make use of the this outdoor space this fall. Click here to learn more details about J.D. Mason Park and its amenities. (Photo Credit by Linda Widrig)