Wright County

WelcomeMap_2014_COUNTIES_WRIGHTWright County, once known as “the Big Woods”, has 3,000 acres devoted to parks.  This county is defined by its natural surroundings.  Home to 29 county parks, 31 miles of trails, park reserves, forests, wayside rests and lake access, the county is chock-full of farmland, rivers and almost 300 lakes.  Golfing enthusiasts will want to keep Wright County on their radar as it is quickly becoming a golf destination.

Location: 

Source: greatermsp.org
Source: greatermsp.org

Western edge of the Greater MSP region. It is bordered on the north by the Mississippi River and to the east by the Crow River.

Access:

I-94

 Major Employers:

Xcel Energy, Cargill Kitchen Solutions.

School Districts

Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose

www.bhmschools.org

Delano

www.delano.k12.mn.us

Rockford

www.rockford.k12.mn.us

Kaleidoscope Charter School

www.kcsmn.org

St. Michael Albertville

www.stma.k12.mn.us

Elk River

www.elkriver.k12.mn.us

Private Schools

St. Michael Catholic

www.stmcatholicschool.org