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Category Archives: Camping

Campsites Still Available at Some Minnesota State Parks for Memorial Weekend

There are still opportunities to reserve a campsite at a Minnesota state park this Memorial Holiday weekend, but the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) urges people to make that reservation soon. “Memorial weekend traditionally is one of the biggest camping weekends in Minnesota state parks,” said Courtland Nelson, director…


Trailhead Closed, Investigation Continues in Possible Wild Animal Attack in Sandia Mountains

SANDIA PARK — The U.S. Forest Service has closed the Balsam Glade Nature Trail and campground in the Sandia Mountains while Department of Game and Fish officers continue to investigate Saturday’s apparent attack of a 5-year-old boy by a wild animal. The attack occurred approximately 7:30 p.m. Saturday on a…


Make Reservations to Camp Labor Day Weekend in S.D. State Parks

PIERRE, S.D.  – Campers making plans for Labor Day weekend can begin reserving campsites in South Dakota state parks on May 31 for arrival on Friday, August 29. For reservations, call (800) 710-2267 or go online to www.CampSD.com. “Holiday weekends at South Dakota State Parks are busy and campgrounds fill…


Nebraska Parks Among Top 100 Family Campgrounds

LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska has some of the finest state park areas in the nation. ReserveAmerica’s annual list of the country’s Top 100 Family Campgrounds confirms that. ReserveAmerica, the nation’s leading recreation reservation service, recently announced its top 100 as a guide to help park-goers plan their trips. ReserveAmerica’s system…


Camping Kick-off Weekend Take 2; Moves to May 16 – 18

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is giving Camping Kick-off Weekend another go ’round because poor weather affected turnout over much of the state. Camping Kick-off Weekend will be May 16, 17 and 18, in Iowa’s state parks. Parks staff will hand out gift packages, while…


Palisades State Park Opens Lodge, Hosts Activities

An open house at Palisades State Park’s new group lodge coincides with South Dakota’s statewide Open House Weekend.  The annual state park Open House Weekend, May 16-18, waives the park entrance fees and fishing license requirements for all state park guests. Camping fees still apply. The lodge open house at…


Lovewell State Park To Celebrate Reservoir’s 50th Birthday

Bus tours, presentations, re-dedication ceremony, barbecue to highlight event MANKATO — On June 1, staff of various agencies at Lovewell Reservoir will celebrate the lake’s 50th birthday at the Community Arts Center, 421 Main in Courtland. The Kansas Bostwick Irrigation District, the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR), the Kansas Department of…


Learn a New Outdoor Activity This Spring

HURON, S.D.—With the arrival of spring, people are anxious to get outdoors and enjoy the nice weather. The S.D. Outdoor Expo to be held on the S.D. State Fairgrounds on May 17-18 will be a great opportunity for the whole family to get outside, enjoy the outdoors and learn a…