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Paddlers complete their river trip at the public landing in Vicksburg County Park across from the ''Big Eddy." It is one of the area's most popular fishing destinations. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has reached a purchase option agreement with private landowners that could expand shoreline fishing opportunities a short distance downstream of the Big Eddy. Tribune file photo

DNR hopes to acquire land adjacent to Vicksburg Park

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OLIVIA -- Recreational opportunities in the area of Vicksburg County Park on the Minnesota River could soon be expanded.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has reached a purchase agreement to acquire 293 acres of private land east of the 241-acre Renville County Park, according to information presented Tuesday to the Renville County Board of Commissioners.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
(320) 214-4335
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