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Croft Mine Historical Park

Crosby, MN
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Crosby Mine

Have lived here almost 30 years and have never been inside the park building. Richard was working... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
Crosby, Minnesota
Craft mine

Had some spare time on a Mountain bike weekend when it rained a bit. Only open on weekends so we... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2016
Curtis P
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Have lived here almost 30 years and have never been inside the park building. Richard was working that day and he had an extreme amount of background history regarding the park. We were there for almost 2 hours and enjoyed every minute. Lots of documents,...More

Thank Jimok1
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Had some spare time on a Mountain bike weekend when it rained a bit. Only open on weekends so we made best of the opportunity. Saw some cool photos and mining gear in a warehouse the the guide offered to take us thru a mining...More

Thank Curtis P
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The first time I visited here, the tour guide was knowledgeable about the tragic day the lake flooded the mine, and told animated stories about the workers. The next time I brought my kids. Unfortunately, the guide was hohum. Your visit here relies greatly on...More

2  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Great piece of history - Bring the kids. Located in the heart of the Brainerd Lakes area. A great area to visit all year round.

Thank tbunga
Reviewed 29 September 2015

something fun to do if your fished out, biked out, yard worked out or meat raffled out (go after the meat raffle)

Thank Joel W
Reviewed 2 September 2015

The info on the museum and the mine tour were incredible. He really knows his stuff and full of fun facts! Overall a great educational and informative tour and museum.

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The grounds of the museum are beautiful and the entrance shares a parking lot with the bike paths so you can take a break when you're riding. There are vault toilets here but no modern facilities. There are some interpretive signs outside but do yourself...More

Thank Megan R
Reviewed 3 September 2014

The industrial remains of the Croft iron mine were very interesting. The site is in need of investment to revive the museum exhibits and re-open the gift shop. The staff person was very knowledgeable.

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Bike trails were awesome many different levels for all bikers. Fall colors are brilliant. Be sure to bring map- can pick up just about anywhere in Crosby.

Thank RJLEE56
Reviewed 16 February 2012

Friendly people will guide you through the mine and it has an excellent museum

Thank decadarlin
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