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Interstate State Park

307 Milltown Road, Taylors Falls, MN 55084
+1 612-465-5711
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Beautiful Natural History

I can't believe I've lived in MN 30 years and just now visited Taylors Falls for the first time... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jason S
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Great views and not too far from the Twin Cities

About an hours' drive from the Twin Cities area. Good for rock climbing, a couple of short hiking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cleveland926
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Avon, Oh
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This unique park is located in both Minnesota and Wisconsin and offers camping, hiking, swimming, kayaking, canoeing and rock climbing.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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307 Milltown Road, Taylors Falls, MN 55084
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+1 612-465-5711
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Reviewed yesterday

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous area!!! They have things I have never seen before. Huge potholes, and dangerously high cliffs (watch the babies). Many people use the cliffs for rock climbing, propelling...

Thank Shiela S
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Recently we took our dog south of Minneapolis to a park we had not visited in a while. When we arrived we were told by a staff member that our dog could not go on the beach, could not be in the water and could...More

Thank barblibrarian
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have camped at many state parks but this one was the least private campsite I've ever been at. No trees between the small campsites, only a thin layer of trees behind you if you stay in the center. The park itself is gorgeous, I...More

3  Thank Kristen L
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The park is very well cared for. Our hike was pleasant but I wish they would have given me a map or provided some information about the park upon arrival. I didn't know where the trail head started, how long it was, were it would...More

1  Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I went for a short day trip since we didn't have enough time to make a bigger trip up north. It wasn't the most challenging or jaw-dropping place I have hiked in Minnesota, but for a quick outing, it was fun, beautiful and worth the...More

1  Thank Erin T
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LovingNewAdventures
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!
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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
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