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Fred Russ Forest Park

Admission Fee

Donations Appreciated


Fred Russ Forest Park Map (GIF)


Located within the 580 acre Fred Russ research forest, this 13 acre park with its rich history and natural beauty is one of the most visited parks in Cass County. 


Just for fun:

  • Canoe landing
  • Children's play equipment
  • Cross-country skiing (4 miles)
  • Equestrian trails (over 4 miles)
  • Fishing (class A trout stream)
  • Hiking trails (4 miles)
  • Horseshoe Pit
  • Picnic shelters (3)
  • Picnicking

For your comfort:

  • Electricity at each shelter
  • Fresh well water
  • Rustic restrooms
  • Security lighting 


Call 269-445-4456, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to set up a reservation. Weekend group reservations recommended

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