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John Martin Reservoir State Park Hosts Annual Hasty Daze Event

John Martin Reservoir State Park Hosts Annual Hasty Daze Event

  HASTY, Colo. – John Martin Reservoir State Park will be waiving park entrance fees in conjunction with the 6th Annual Hasty Daze on Saturday, Sept. 21. The park will be open to visitors from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. for day use only. Visitors will be allowed free entrance…


Monthly and seasonal Minnesota state parks campsite reservations due by April 1

Spring is quickly approaching and so is the deadline for campers to reserve their extended-stay monthly or seasonal spot at one of five Minnesota state parks. All reservations must be made before Thursday, April 1. A lottery will be held April 1 to determine which reservations will be recognized if…


Jewell State Fishing Lake in Kansas to Re-open on October 4

Channel catfish, bass, and bluegill stocked; catch-and-release the first year MANKATO — On Saturday, Oct. 4, the west gate at Jewell State Fishing Lake will be opened to the public. Rains in spring, summer, and fall have raised the water level nearly 14 feet, and with this adequate water level,…


Visiting State Parks Now Offers Value and Fewer Crowds

Alabama State Park campgrounds were popular destinations during the recent July 4 holiday. Parks Promotions Director Randy Jinks reports that all the larger campgrounds were at full capacity during the weekend with some parks having to turn campers away. Jinks said this was the second major holiday this summer where…


‘GO-Get Outdoors’ Holly Days at Hayes State Park

Campers who would like to celebrate Christmas in July will get their chance at Hayes State Park July 25-27 when the park celebrates its inaugural “Holly Days at Hayes.” Department of Natural Resources state parks and recreation officials said campers are invited to decorate their campsites and enjoy other festivities…


Illinois Department of Natural Resources Newsbits

Highlighting IDNR programs and upcoming events for the month of June Free Fishing Days: Anyone interested in fishing is invited to wet a line June 6-9 as part of Illinois Free Fishing Days. During Illinois Free Fishing Days, anyone may fish without the need to have a sport fishing license,…


Angostura Reservoir Water Levels Up, Boat Ramps Operational

HOT SPRINGS, S.D. – Recent rainfall has allowed the Game, Fish and Parks to reopen all of their boat ramps on Angostura Reservoir near Hot Springs.   According to Park Manager Willy Collignon, the reservoir is up four feet since Sunday. Recent rainfall in the area and in Wyoming drainage…


Four State Forest Campgrounds Closed for Well Repairs

The Department of Natural Resources announced today that four state forest campgrounds will not be open for use due to inoperable water wells. The sites impacted are: North Gemini State Forest Campground and South Gemini State Forest Campground in Schoolcraft County; Garey Lake Trail Camp in Benzie County; and Pigeon…


DNR Campsites Scarce For Memorial Day Weekend

Make plans now for later in the summer Those hoping to camp at DNR State Parks and Reservoir properties for Memorial Day weekend may be too late. Excluding scattered opportunities, the no vacancy sign is up all over the state.  The only two places that still have 5-10 spots available…


Governor Rell Announces Free State Park Access For Active Duty Service Personnel During Memorial Day Weekend

Free Memorial Day Weekend Access to More Than 130 State Parks With Military ID Governor M. Jodi Rell today announced that all active duty service men and women will be able to visit any of Connecticut’s 138 state parks and forests during Memorial Day weekend without charge. The entry fee…