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Brownsville Overlook

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Worth the stop, bring binoculars!

Lots of wildlife in the overlook. Many species of waterfowl, eagles, small mammals. If you are a... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2016
Apstore
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Migrating water fowl on display

From the Minnesota side of the Mississippi River just south of Brownsville you can get a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
ACarr4947
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 Dec 2016
“Worth the stop, bring binoculars!”
15 Nov 2016
“Migrating water fowl on display”
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Great River Road, Route 26, Brownsville, MN
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

Lots of wildlife in the overlook. Many species of waterfowl, eagles, small mammals. If you are a nature lover, its worth the stop.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

From the Minnesota side of the Mississippi River just south of Brownsville you can get a wonderful view of hundreds if not thousands of migrating water fowl, including swans, pelicans, geese, and ducks. This is a stop on the birds' migratory path east and south....More

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Reviewed 30 March 2016

We wanted to see eagles on the Mississippi River and found a site for the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge and one of the viewing areas was called the Brownsville Overlook. This was near the end of March. As we traveled along route 26...More

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