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Neat roadside attraction

Neat little place to stop. Kids loved the playground. Very open and lots of choices for the kids to... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
th0ff3
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West Fargo, North Dakota
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Neat way to kill 15 minutes

I found this on the Roadside Attractions website and thought that it would be a nice diversion on... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Twhatty
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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S. Burlington Ave, Grotto Park, Fergus Falls, MN 56537
+1 218-332-5806
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Neat little place to stop. Kids loved the playground. Very open and lots of choices for the kids to climb on.

Thank th0ff3
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I found this on the Roadside Attractions website and thought that it would be a nice diversion on our long drive between Fargo and Minneapolis. Located in a city park near a lake, we stopped and took several photos of both the large otter statue...More

Thank Twhatty
Reviewed 30 June 2018

my kids loved climbing on Otto for a picture (thanks to the turned upside down picnic table that made it easy to climb up) but don't turn around and look at the water behind you..the whole park looks like something from a horror movie, there...More

Thank Writerwife
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This sculpture is very hands on sitting by a quiet lake. Very kid friendly and a great photo opportunity.

Thank carlw383
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Otto is a nice statue to look at. A few years ago the town added a remembarence place where names of residents who died too soon were listed.

Thank BrianS3665
Reviewed 23 December 2017

the otter is "cute" but the water close by is GROSS too many cormorants sitting in the trees cormorants are a larger white bird that sets in the trees and their poop can kill the grass and tree that are are around.....have nice picnic area...More

Thank Rick J
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had to check out the big Otter, Adams park and Grotto lake. Of course we had to take a picture with the otter too.

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you've seen a big foot, huge prairie chicken, pelican, ball of yarn or whatever along these lines. Otto the otter won't disappoint! He is a very large otter that looks over Grotto Lake and Park. The park is also called Adams Park. Otto was...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My family recently went on a road trip across North Dakota and Minnesota, seeking out the many quirky roadside attractions. Otto the Otter was high on our list and I'm so glad we found him! He's absolutely adorable and beautifully situated in a park. His...More

Thank Caitlin K
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The GPS was a little off, but it got us to the right area . If you turn left onto S. Burlington into Adams Park right after the DQ Grill & Chill on Vernon Ave. you will be in the right spot. The large otter...More

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