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Crow Wing State Park

MN
+1 218-829-8022
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Ok but wouldn't go back

I wouldn't stay more than 1 or 2 nights at this State Park. We've been to many state parks and this... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Becky H
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Zimmerman, Minnesota
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Perfect for a spring visit

We camped for one night, and had a great time walking the trails, viewing the Mississippi, and... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
mchughcrew
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I wouldn't stay more than 1 or 2 nights at this State Park. We've been to many state parks and this one is down on the list. We had to fill our RV tank with a hose connected to the office because the hose by...More

Thank Becky H
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We camped for one night, and had a great time walking the trails, viewing the Mississippi, and reading the interpretive signs describing the historic townsite. The buildings aren’t there, but there are signs to describe where the different buildings are. We were there in the...More

Thank mchughcrew
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

We don't camp any longer but we still enjoy visiting the state parks in Minnesota. We stopped at Crow Wing on our way to Bemidji to stretch our legs. There was a lovely trail that went along the river bank and we came upon the...More

2  Thank Kozikreation
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a beautiful state park, out of the way, pretty private, adjacent to the Paul Bunyan State Trail. Mosquitoes... I don't know what breed these are, but they never quit, day or night. I use Sportsman's 40% Deet and they seemed to like it....More

1  Thank SpiketheBiker
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Daughter just moved to Minnesota so checking out some of the local state parks. This one had a great walk along the Mississippi River. There is a wonderful trail telling you of the local history. We only got to walk a little of the park...More

Thank Sharon K
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

We reserved the group campsite for our annual family camping. It was a perfect match when we scouted in back in March and in May but on the day of the camping....totally different story. PROS: Extremely private and far far away distance from general campers...More

Thank MYMinneapolis123
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The park is nice, and if you enjoy canoeing or biking especially you will enjoy it. The campground was nice enough, but the Speedway in Brainerd attracts an interesting culture of people on the weekends, and I've never stayed in such a loud campground in...More

Thank Tracy B
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

I took my sisters here beginning of August and there were so many mosquitoes. We had a site next to the Mississippi (21) which was great for hammocking and was nice, but at our site and when we tried to hike is was impossible to...More

Thank Emily H
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Reviewed 17 December 2015

Crow Wing State Park is one of my favorites. I have visited many times before. We live out of the area so only get here once a year. Easy to find and get to - close to the rest stop with the Paul Bunyon photo...More

Thank Maggy L
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Reviewed 24 September 2015

We visited this past weekend with my 13 year old grandson and two of his friends. We were at campsite #30 and while I would have preferred more distance between campsites (especially with three teenage boys), it was better than many state parks. The park...More

Thank Ted K
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