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Minnesota: Fort Ridgely State Park
Posted on Monday, December 26 @ 21:01:01 MST by iljiana

Horse Camping & Trails

72158 County Road 30, Fairfax,
MN 55332-9601

tel: (507) 426-7840

Tour Historic Fort Ridgely and wander through the ruins of this once thriving outpost. Learn about the U. S.-Dakota Conflict of 1862, a major event in Minnesota's early history. Stop by the cemetery to learn more about the history. For recreation, this park offers plenty: play a nine hole course; hike or ride the trails on horseback; play volleyball or softball; fish; and camp (drive-in and walk-in sites are available). Come winter, ski, snowmobile or sled down the big hill.

Horse Camp: 20 Sites
The area can handle a maximum of 20 units. Five of the sites have electric hook-ups. Sites are in located in an area of limited shade. Fire rings and picnic tables are provided. Water for people and horses provided. All sites are first-come, first-served.

Horse Trails:10 Miles
Please call ahead to the park to confirm trail conditions before coming to park. Trail conditions can change daily, especially in the spring.

Off State Highway 4, 6 miles south of Fairfax or 12 miles north of Sleepy Eye, then follow the signs to the park.

For more information visit the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at:
MN DNR Fort Ridgely

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