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Address: Sauk Centre, MN
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Sauk Centre Lake where author Sinclair Lewis fished as a boy.

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Trip Down Memory Lane

Growing up in Sauk, the public park was our playground, where we swam in already weedy water, caught bull-heads on cane poles and listened to concerts in the bandshell. All has... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 August 2015
Brian12154
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Bellevue, Washington
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Bellevue, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

Growing up in Sauk, the public park was our playground, where we swam in already weedy water, caught bull-heads on cane poles and listened to concerts in the bandshell. All has survived even the two concrete kids under an umbrella (with water out the top). Great place for a picnic, let the kids roam and swing. There is an island... More 

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Sauk Centre, MN
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2013

Very well cared for Lake. There's a campground, park, picnic area, boat dock and fishing docks. Great fishing for the whole family! Crappies, Walleye, Northern.

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East Glacier Park
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2013

Great place to park your RV and hike, fish, and relax. Great fishing in front of the dam. Lake campground is tree lined, lots of entry ramps and docks around the lake and park.

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Minnesota
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2012

However, the fishing is good. The campground is reasonable priced and there is a lot to do in the town of Sauk Centre.

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Grey Eagle, Minnesota
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2012

Sauk lake is very large and very weedy. I would not swim in this lake and the fishing is not the best.

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Long Prairie, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2012

During the summer there are free concerts in the park there on Wednesdays ~ Makes going to the lake with a picnic even moore fun ! The restrooms there are always clean !!!

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Becker, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2012

The park was clean and the lake was beautiful. We took pictures along with the entire prom from Sauk was there too.

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