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© 2014 - 2019 by Get Fit Itasca. 

Deer River Community Garden

What the Garden Provides:

  • 8’x10’ Garden plot(s) tilled and prepared to grow produce and/or flowers for harvest

  • Access to water for watering individual plots

  • Access to general garden tools such as shovels, rakes, garden trugs

  • Compost area for disposal of garden waste

  • Educational resources to assist new gardeners

  • Social events to celebrate a community of gardeners

  • A fence around the garden to keep deer and pests away

The Deer River Community Garden is located at 120 6th Ave NW Deer River, MN 56636; behind the skating rink. Garden coordination and plot rental is managed by Get Fit Itasca. All Itasca community members are welcome to rent plots seasonally.


  • A Deposit of $10.00,  +$5.00 for additional plots is required. Gardeners will receive all but $5.00 of their deposit back at the end of the season.

    • The Community Garden will keep $5.00 from each person for general maintenance.

  • Plant your own selection of seeds and plants

  • Maintain your plot for the season

  • Harvest fresh produce for personal use!


The garden season runs from the end of May until mid-October.

 Are you interested in having a Garden at the Deer River Community Garden?

Click on the Application/Agreement below to reserve your plot(s)!