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Interstate State Park

307 Milltown Road, Taylors Falls, MN 55084
+1 612-465-5711
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Great Place to Hike!

This MN state park is one of my favorites. It is situated along the St. Croix River in a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
via mobile

Out geocaching in the State Parks and this was one one my list for the day. This park was... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Mesa, Arizona
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This unique park is located in both Minnesota and Wisconsin and offers camping, hiking, swimming, kayaking, canoeing and rock climbing.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“state park” (31 reviews)
307 Milltown Road, Taylors Falls, MN 55084
+1 612-465-5711
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This MN state park is one of my favorites. It is situated along the St. Croix River in a beautiful valley just south of Taylor’s Falls. We hiked three of the trails and enjoyed each one of them. There are a lot of stairs on...More

Thank 7ContinentsExplored
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Out geocaching in the State Parks and this was one one my list for the day. This park was fascinating. The area I was in featured the glacial potholes. Wonderful creations of mother nature. The park was very accessible and on this particular day it...More

Thank charylec
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The part of the park we were at was extremely busy(there are two entrances to this park). It could have been because it was Labor Day weekend. The parking lot was full at times we were there and people were still looking for parking spots....More

Thank garyaverill1
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Enjoyable hiking with moderate trails available as well as some paved trails. The views are plentiful and wonderful and there are a smattering of signs with historical detail of the area. We walked from the main office area on the river trail to the potholes...More

Thank CharmedMpls
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Interstate State Park in Taylors Falls, MN is a great geological history lesson for all ages. Basalt rock resulting from ancient volcanoes compromised by melts from the Glacial Age resulted in amazing rock formations and potholes along the St. Croix river dividing Minnesota and Wisconsin....More

Thank Betty S
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I can't believe I've lived in MN 30 years and just now visited Taylors Falls for the first time! The potholes and river gorge were beautiful. Well worth the hour drive from the Metro. The hiking trails are somewhat narrow. We visited on a weekday,...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

About an hours' drive from the Twin Cities area. Good for rock climbing, a couple of short hiking trails, and exploring glacial potholes.

Thank Cleveland926
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was a great afternoon trip with teenagers. Very interesting and lots of climbing, up very well marked paths and steps. Hand rails for safety and help up and down the stone steps. Pot holes were fascinating.

Thank Mindy A
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This park is absolutely amazing! Had a great time walking the trails and climbing on the rock formations. The views on the cliffs are awesome. We visited the park twice on our vacation, because our teenage boys loved climbing the rock formations.

Thank huskies70
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Called with family for a short visit (couple of hours) and loved the rock formations, in particular the glacial potholes. Stunning views of the river in the gorge can be seen best if you're happy to do a little scrambling, fairly easy for most people....More

Thank Satravelforlife
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29 August 2016|
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Response from safechris | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The trail right outside the visitor center should be okay for her. My Mom is 67 and did all the trails. Even a bit of rock climbing (bouldering) too!
Holly K
25 July 2016|
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Response from RonJac | Reviewed this property |
A non-refundable reservation fee ($10.00 for call center/$8.50 for web) is charged for each reservation. This fee and camping fees for the entire length of stay must be paid when the reservation is made. google Minnesota... More