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Address: New Ulm, MN
Phone Number: 507-233-9800
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nice park, well maintained

came here for a day of winter hiking. we hiked the trails that go out from the swimming area along the river, then connected to some trails that went into a lowlands area near... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 19, 2014
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Nicollet, Minnesota, USA
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72 reviews 72 reviews
18 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The trail here are fun, some challenging. The campground gives you space. I love the camper cabins. They give you the camping experience without the expense of a camper or hassle of tents. Just bring your own sheets. Flandrau also offers fun experiences like snowshoeing and cross country skiing. The pool is great fun for all ages and the river... More 

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Blue Grass, Iowa
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139 reviews 139 reviews
49 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Visited before it opened on Memorial Day. Looks like a great place to camp. Maps provided do not provide clear directions.

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Minneapolis
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106 reviews 106 reviews
48 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Flandrau State Park is one of our favorite places to camp. We have only ever camped in the electric sites, so I can't speak to the non-electric, group or remote sites. The campground is well maintained and pretty well laid out. Some sites are very close together, mainly in the middle. Other sites are very nicely spread out, mainly around... More 

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Shanghai, China
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This park is full of beautiful trails and curious wildlife. We've seen something every time we've walked there. There are several scenic overlooks, all breathtaking, especially in the fall. This park is so beautiful it's where my husband chose to propose :)

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Lots to do! Camping, lots of hiking trails, swim in the sand bottom pool, park facilities, volleyball, shelter (great for family reunions). Quiet escape in the middle of town.

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david.pattison@chrobinson.com
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80 reviews 80 reviews
18 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

came here for a day of winter hiking. we hiked the trails that go out from the swimming area along the river, then connected to some trails that went into a lowlands area near some houses. there is a nice bluff area that overlooks the whole park looking over the camping area and to the river. trails could use a... More 

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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67 reviews 67 reviews
25 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My extended family goes camping each year. We chose Flandrau mainly because my son (a WWII history buff) found out that WWII German prisoners of war were housed here during the 1940s. This historical information is now in the park's modern group center, with a sign that explains their past history. When we visited, there was a group camping for... More 

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St. Paul, Minnesota
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We visited family there who were camping. Very nice park. Clean and well maintained. Campgrounds were full. Would go back here.

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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84 reviews 84 reviews
23 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This park is actually on the city limits of New Ulm. The Park is small and has limited activities. There are a few campsites. The hiking trails have very limited beauty and variability. We hiked around the more interesting trails on the upstream portion of the park. Nearly all the trails are flat. There is a small section of one... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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138 reviews 138 reviews
33 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

It was nice to be at a state park right near town. The park was nearly empty on a Monday morning so we enjoyed a quiet stroll. The pond was drained but looked like an interesting place to swim! Would have liked some more gravel trails as it was wet after a morning rain.

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Address: Address: New Ulm, MN
Phone Number: 507-233-9800
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  New Ulm

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