Best Tent Camping: Minnesota Guide Book

by Tom Watson (Menasha Ridge Press)
Best Tent Camping Minnesota  by Tom Watson

192pp/maps
ISBN: 089732935X

If you subscribe to the opinion that televisions, Japanese lanterns, and electric guitars are not essential camping equipment, The Best in Tent Camping: Minnesota should be your constant companion. Each campground profile includes: detailed campground maps; key information such as fees, restrictions, and dates of operation Driving directions to the campgrounds; and ratings for beauty, privacy, spaciousness, quiet, security, and cleanliness. From Zippel Bay State Park's birch-jack pine forest, overlooking the incomparable Lake of the Woods, to the Blue Mound prairies of southwestern Minnesota, The Best in Tent Camping: Minnesota is a guidebook for tent campers who like quiet, scenic, and serene campsites. Whether you are a native Minnesotan in search of new territory or a vacationer on the lookout for that dream campground, this book unlocks the secrets to the best tent camping that Minnesota has to offer.

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Trails from the "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota" Guide Book
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... Preview: Like most property converted to parks, this one has its roots in Minnesota’s timber industry. Once the timber was harvested, the lumber company sold the area to a group of Duluth businessmen—the Tette ... From the guidebook "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota"
Monticello, MN - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Although this park is teeming with amenities such as a waterfall, sets of rapids, exposed bedrock, and all the other natural features of the great northern Minnesota woods, it doesn't, at first drive- ... From the guidebook "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota"
Sandstone, MN - Campgrounds
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Bigfork, MN - Campgrounds
... Preview: Because Beatrice Lake Campground is officially an overflow campground for McCarthy Beach State Park, this may seem like a double listing. But because of its rustic atmosphere and distance from the res ... From the guidebook "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota"
Stevenson, MN - Campgrounds
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Caledonia, MN - Campgrounds
... Preview: Campers who love to fish will enjoy the angling opportunities at Birch Lake. The lake is considered one of the more productive ones in this part of the forest. Its shallow, 25-foot depth and rocky and ... From the guidebook "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota"
Ely, MN - Campgrounds
... Preview: To geologists, Blue Mounds are outcrops of Sioux quartzite that jut out across a mile and a half of western Minnesota prairie (Blue Mounds is one of the largest expanses of prairie found in the state' ... From the guidebook "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota"
Luverne, MN - Campgrounds
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Andover, MN - Campgrounds
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Aurora, MN - Campgrounds
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Marcell, MN - Campgrounds
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Tofte, MN - Campgrounds
... Preview: I guarantee that when you drive into the Devil’s Track Lake campground you will do a double take on seeing the size of most of the sites here! They are huge expanses of grass. You could arrive in a bu ... From the guidebook "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota"
Grand Marais, MN - Campgrounds
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Isle, MN - Campgrounds
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Ely, MN - Campgrounds
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Grand Marais, MN - Campgrounds
... Preview: Even if you have miles to go before you need to stop for a night of camping, treat your legs, your eyes, and your spirit to a stop-off at Great River Bluffs State Park-and then plan to camp at yet ano ... From the guidebook "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota"
Winona, MN - Campgrounds
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Roseau, MN - Campgrounds
... Preview: Hok-Si-La earns a place in this book not only for its roomy, spacious and woodsy campsites but for a unique campground policy. When you drive up to your campsite, you'd better unload all your gear as ... From the guidebook "Best Tent Camping: Minnesota"
Frontenac, MN - Campgrounds
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Backus, MN - Campgrounds
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Wannaska, MN - Campgrounds

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