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Lake Bemidji State Park

Bemidji, MN
+1 218-755-3843
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Greatest State Park

Swimming with large sandy beach. Multiple camping options available. Many hiking trails. My family... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Great State Park

The camping experience -- views, weather, hiking and amenities all contribute to make this a very... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
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An outdoor paradise offering swimming, boating, fishing, biking, hiking and more.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“bog trail” (6 reviews)
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Bemidji, MN
+1 218-755-3843
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Swimming with large sandy beach. Multiple camping options available. Many hiking trails. My family and dog love to visit this state park.

Thank bethk769
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The camping experience -- views, weather, hiking and amenities all contribute to make this a very enjoyable Minnesota State Park to visit.

Thank poskoog
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Wonderful walk through the bog with information signs along the way. Walkway is a boardwalk. Also listened to the audio on our phone using the provided QR bar code. The vegetation was late summer growth. Would like to come back in June when all the...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The campground boasts many walking/hiking/biking trails, a playground, and a nice beach area. Bugs were almost non-existent and public restrooms were clean and well maintained. The campsites were a little smaller and closer together than we would have liked but thankfully we had great neighbors...More

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Passing through on the way back to Calgary from a long road trip. What a gem of a park. Great trails for hiking/running; and tent sites were really nice. Bemidji is a cool little town at the headwaters of the Mississippi River. Bring a towel...More

Thank traviscummings10km
Reviewed 16 August 2017

....wonderful kayaking and canoeing. We didn't bring bikes but others were praising the bike trail that runs through the park. Nice bog walk and interesting signage throughout.

Thank BethanyLeah
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Nice day trip from town with hiking trails and lake access. We didn't stay at the campground, but it looked clean and comfortable.

Thank Tuba-IA
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The bog walk is always fun with the kids. It is a hike, but well worth the plants and views. The bike trail connects to a larger trail that goes all the way to town on an old railroad track so it is relatively flat...More

Thank 631kristens
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick visit. Our one year old enjoyed the slide and the swings at the playground. We had a nice walk along the beach and then did the bog walk. The path to the board walk was wide and fairly smooth,...More

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is one of the best state parks in the state of Minnesota. Many things to do. Kayaking and canoeing on the lake. A awesome bike trail runs right through the park. Nice trails and a great bog walk. Campground is nice and really nice...More

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Anita R
10 September 2017|
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Response from Ashley W | Reviewed this property |
Yes a very nice one
17 May 2017|
Response from Sid_and_Roxy | Reviewed this property |
I know I saw canoes for rent, their website says they rent the following: Rentals: Bikes, boats, canoes, snowshoes. I don't know what they mean by boats we were there in the Winter. I would suggest calling the park: tel... More