Monthly Archives: March 2012

Gooseberry State Park

Name: Gooseberry Falls State Park Year it became a State Park: 1937 Section of Minnesota: North Shore Nearby Town: Two Harbors Positives: It’s got great falls, very nice trails, a beautiful slice of the shoreline. Make sure you check out … Continue reading

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It’s Maple Syrup Time at Minnesota State Parks

There aren’t many states in the U.S. that produce maple trees of the sort that can make syrup, and Minnesota is one of them. And now (the Month of March) is the time. May I recommend that you avail yourself … Continue reading

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Jay Cooke State Park

Name:  Jay Cooke State Park Year it became a State Park: 1915 (Fifth in Minnesota) Section of Minnesota: North woods, Near Duluth Nearby Town: Cloquet Positives: In the beautiful valley of the St. Louis River. Close to Interstate Highway 35, … Continue reading

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Basic State Park Review Structure

I may tweak this, but here are the sets of detail I plan to give for each state park. Name: With a link to the Official State Website Year it became a State Park: I’m generally going to be going … Continue reading

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