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Wild River State Park, Minnesota

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#90 of 142 in Nature in Minnesota
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  • I consider the 4th of July to be one of the busiest camping nights of the summer, but since the 4th landed on a Thursday this year the Park Ranger was off duty at 10 pm. BIG MISTAKE. Campers were ligh...  more »
  • The Fall Colors were in peak condition when we hiked in early October. Wild River State Park is about 45 minutes North of the Twin Cities. Our 4 mile hike was enjoyable. Biking is allowed in the park ...  more »
  • We spent a cold November weekend in the guesthouse with a group of 6 (2 children and 4 adults). We had an absolutely spectacular time! We found the guesthouse to be very tidy and well kept. It was sto...  more »
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  • We came here to canoe and had a great time. The shuttle is easy and convenient. The water was high, so we can't speak to stops along the way. It was beautiful! Careful at the end; the landing is ready to miss because the dock and sign are small. The people who drive the shuttle are great resources. Ask them how your will know where to land.
  • I love Wild River State Park. Lots of groomed trails, various levels of hiking trails, beautiful views of valleys and river. Lots of parking, camping and picnicking options. Plenty of space for solitude, too. This is my go-to for a full day of hiking and nature away from the city.
  • Beautiful scenery! We stayed in the cabins, they were nice but make sure you turn the heat down at night so the people sleeping in the top bunk don't die. Its gets really hot in the top bunks.
  • Such a great park! The dam was a great place for my dog to get off the leash and swim. The trails are well groomed and there is a lot of variety. I went in late summer and there were NO bugs.
  • Absolutely love this area... Great for fall leaves changing. Quiet... Peaceful... Camping available... I recommend going here even if just for the scenery
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