Ten Tips for Fall Camping in Minnesota

The fall season is quickly setting in and getting in those last trips to the campground will come to a screeching halt. Where has the summer gone? Not to worry if you are prepared for fall camping it can be just as, or more, than summer camping fun. Consider these 10 tips before venturing on […]

My Favorite Minnesota State Parks

Someone the other day asked me what my favorite Minnesota State Park is. I could not answer the question without hesitation, as each park has amenities that would appeal to anyone who loves to be outdoors. I would have to say it all depends on the kind of activities that I want to engage in […]

Completed Geocaching 72 Minnesota State Parks

My journey of geocaching Minnesota State parks started in May 2010 when I visited Sibley State Park to learn about this activity free of charge. Twenty-five demo parks let you borrow a global positioning handheld device (GPS) to learn how to hunt for treasures placed in the parks. Nevertheless, I never looked back and continued […]

Minnesota State Parks- Summer Fun for the Family

Here in Minnesota our state park system has great resources for family fun throughout the year.  All you need to do is simply log in to your computer and pull up the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources website.  Once you are there click on (summer) activities guide.  Poof, it is magic and you will see […]

Make Plans for Camping in 2012

If you plan to camp this summer at your favorite campgrounds now is the time to plan.  To plan now most likely will guarantee your reservations especially if it happens to be a holiday weekend.  You may use Reserveamerica.com website to reserve your spot 6 months out from the day you plan to camp at […]