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St. Croix State Park

MN
+1 320-384-6591
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Beautiful, quiet, and comfortable.

We had over 30 people in two guest houses and roamed the vast expanses of the park. The guest... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Greg T
,
Somerset, Wisconsin
Open spaces

We stayed in guest house 2 with 5 boys and 4 adults. It was huge! Perfect for 5 active boys. We did... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
TFH1978
,
Mendota Heights, Minnesota
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had over 30 people in two guest houses and roamed the vast expanses of the park. The guest houses were clean, comfortable, warm, and easily accommodated our group. We assembled in one for dining, and it handled us with aplomb. The forests were deep...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed in guest house 2 with 5 boys and 4 adults. It was huge! Perfect for 5 active boys. We did a day hike to the fire tower which they all loved climbing up 100 feet. Than we hiked along the kettle river. It...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

We visited St. Croix State Park on the last weekend in August for a 4 day camping trip with our two elementary school aged children and camped in our tent. We stayed in the Paint Rock Springs Campground which had very minimal tree coverage and...More

1  Thank Kara C
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We stayed two nights in a camping cabin and were pleased with the amenities. These have a half bath (toilet and sink) and small kitchen. The bedroom area consists of a full size bed, wooden lounge chair and a table with chairs. There were plenty...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

We had a great campsite,, bathrooms,, showers,, wood,, but you do need alot of bug spray and check often for wood ticks,, great activities for kids,, however we came to fish,, bad access to river for that,, so we were disappointed there,, lots of driving...More

1  Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

We had made reservations for just one night - a Sunday night. Very large sites. A lot of green grass. It might be called Riverview but you cannot see the River from any of the campsites. It is about 17 miles from Hinckley to the...More

Thank EvBeE
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Nice park. Good parking area for the picnic area, plenty of shade. Sandy beach, river was calm. Restrooms are there. Also a playground area. Bring your bug repellent, and sunscreen. Sand toys for digging in the sand, inner tubes for playing in the river because...More

Thank TillieAndEarl
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

St Croix State Park offers views of the fast-moving St. Croix and Kettle Rivers, along with opportunities to travel downriver guided by local outfitters for whitewater adventure. Getting into the park, you notice the trailhead is a bit of a drive from the road. Take...More

3  Thank Alec K
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Place, Many Sites, Sites are plenty big enough, Clean, Showers, both flushable and pit toliets, Trails! You have to register online if the office is closed. We came in on a Sunday, there were no registration envelopes any where, not even to pay! So...More

Thank Happy2Travel00
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed here Memorial weekend with our 11 year old grandson. Our campsite #141 was perfect. It was huge and very private. There are a lot of hiking trails which we took advantage of a few of them. They have canoe and kayak rentals but...More

2  Thank greg m
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