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Schoolcraft State Park features boat access to the Mississippi River, hiking trails and, often, available campsites. Courtesy photo / Minnesota DNR
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
May 20, 2018 - 6:15am
September 28, 2016
Ross and Lynne Thompson have been volunteering as Campground Hosts at Itasca State Park since 2011. (Nicole Vik/Enterprise)
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
September 28, 2016 - 9:57am
February 13, 2012
Extreme campers and members of Boy Scout Troop 674 earned the Below Zero Hero award by tenting it for an entire night in frigid winter conditions last weekend at Camp Wilderness near Park Rapids. Eighth-graders Devin Hagen (back), Jacob Itzen (left) and Jacob Noll (right) learned a little bit about winter survival during their eight hours in a freezing cold tent.
It was cold but they earned their badge:Boy Scouts endure icy overnight
February 13, 2012 - 7:45am
July 27, 2011
State park reservation system reopens with record-setting results
July 27, 2011 - 2:20pm
April 2, 2010
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Deer ticks, poison ivy could thrive as the climate changes
April 2, 2010 - 7:29am