Page 2 of 2 Previous

Continued: Scoring a late-season campsite

  • Article by: LISA MEYERS MCCLINTICK , Special to the Star Tribune
  • Last update: July 27, 2013 - 2:00 PM

You can rent camper cabins with decks overlooking Split Rock Creek and its pink quartzite walls or grab a campsite nearby. It’s a surprisingly scenic hike along either side of the water to Chimney Rock or the towering King and Queen Rocks, which beg to be climbed (1-605-594-3824; www.campsd.com).



  • related content

  • No room at busy Itasca State Park? Find a similar scene at Chippewa National Forest’s Norway Beach Campground, where the historic visitor center (above) offers a summer naturalist program.

  • It’s hard to resist climbing the King and Queen Rocks in South Dakota’s Palisades State Park.

  • A roomy campsite overlooks Ninemile Lake in Superior National Forest, a North Woods gem.

  • get related content delivered to your inbox

  • manage my email subscriptions

ADVERTISEMENT

Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 
Close